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Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson said she will hold hearings on a potential “takeover” of Twin Cities-based Fairview Health. Special to The Forum

Possible Sanford-Fairview Health merger faces scrutiny from Minnesota attorney general

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FARGO – A possible merger between Sanford Health and Twin Cities-based Fairview Health Services faces scrutiny from the Minnesota attorney general.


Attorney General Lori Swanson said she will hold hearings beginning April 7 to investigate what she characterized as a potential “takeover” of Fairview Health, whose locations include the University of Minnesota Medical Center.

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