After an announcement by Target that approximately 40 million customers using payment cards at its United States stores between November 27 — December 15 were affected by a data breach, Attorney General Tim Fox cautions Montana consumers to watch for fraudulent charges on their credit and debit card statements, as well as for scams purporting to help consumers.

This afternoon, Attorney General Tim Fox announced and introduced the members of the Montana Healthcare Foundation’s Board of Trustees.

“I join my fellow Montanans in thanking these new board members for their willingness to step forward and take the helm of the Montana Healthcare Foundation,” Attorney General Fox said. “I know we’re all looking forward to the great work that the foundation will do to improve health care in our state.”

Attorney General Tim Fox today announced that Montana has joined with 26 other states and territories in an amicus brief filed in the U.S. Supreme Court opposing the attempt by the federal government to broadly construe federal law to prosecute legal gun owners who wish to sell a weapon to another person who can legally own firearms.