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Gov. Mark Dayton wants an investigation into owners of the Minnesota Vikings in light of a New Jersey judge’s critical comments about them this week in a 21-year-old lawsuit.


Dayton on Thursday asked the Minnesota Sports Facilities Author-ity to have its lawyers examine a state stadium construction agreement with the owners to “assure them and the people of Minnesota that all of the representations made by the team and its owners are truthful and accurate.”

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.