CHANGES TO CONCEALED WEAPON LICENSE LAWS
July 31, 2015
Changes to the state’s weapons and concealed weapons license laws take effect tomorrow, Saturday, August 1, 2015. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem said one of the major changes is that his office can now explain why an applicant was denied a concealed weapon license. Until now, state law had prohibited release of such information, even to the applicant.
For more information: Changes to Concealed Weapon License Laws
STENEHJEM URGES EPA TO DELAY IMPLEMENTATION OF WOTUS RULE
July 29, 2015
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, along with Attorneys General and officials from 30 other states, sent a letter asking the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to delay the effective date of their rule defining “Waters of the United States” under the Clean Water Act.
For more information: WOTUS Rule
Read the letter to the EPA and Corps
STATEWIDE CRIME STATISTICS RELEASED
July 29, 2015
Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem today released North Dakota’s crime statistics for 2014. The annual Crime Report is compiled from information reported by local law enforcement agencies across the state.
For more information: 2014 Crime Statistics Released
Read the 2014 Crime Report
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