21, Nov 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Finance chief says Oklahoma agency budgets OK
Oklahoma's finance secretary says state agencies don't have to worry about any impact on their budgets from two attorney general opinions released this week that the transfer of money from two revolving funds was...
21, Nov 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Oklahoma Supreme Court puts two abortion bills on hold
OKLAHOMA CITY – Two laws that would have restricted abortions in the Sooner State have been put on hold by the Oklahoma Supreme Court. The Oklahoma Coalition of Reproductive Justice and Nova Health Systems filed a lawsuit against House Bill 2684, alleging that it violated the state’s Constitution. House Bill 2684 required a “physician that […]
18, Nov 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Court allows Oklahoma to delay executions due to lack of drugs
OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - An Oklahoma court accepted a motion from the state on Friday to delay three planned executions so prison authorities can obtain a fresh batch of lethal injection drugs and implement new protocols drawn up after a troubled execution this year. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals rescheduled the executions of death row inmates Charles Warner, Richard Glossip and John ...
18, Nov 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Oklahoma City police officer to stand trial for sexual assaults of 13 women
A judge ruled Tuesday that there was enough evidence to send a sexual misconduct case against an Oklahoma City police officer to trial.
18, Nov 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Oklahoma court resets execution dates for 2015
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma court has rescheduled the execution dates of three death row inmates for 2015 after the state said it needed more time to secure the necessary drugs and train the execution team on new protocols.
18, Nov 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Okla. Supreme Court temporarily blocks abortion restrictions
Frances Burns OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Oklahoma cannot enforce two new restrictions on abortion until courts have ruled on their constitutionality, the state Supreme Court said Tuesday.
12, Oct 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Same-Sex Marriages Legal, Underway In Oklahoma
On Monday, the US Supreme Court turned down Oklahoma's appeal which reinstates a lower court ruling that the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. Oklahoma is one of five states that had appealed its case up to the Supreme Court.
11, Oct 2014 - Appeals court rules in lawsuit against Mike Gundy
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals has overturned part of a lawsuit against Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy and his wife filed by a contractor who says he was fired from a job at Gundy's home because he showed up for work wearing an ...
04, Apr 2014 - Updated 2013-14 NBA Playoff Picture: Wednesday, April 2
A whopping 13 games were played on Wednesday in the NBA , meaning there were a whole lot of playoff implications. With the exception of the Oklahoma City Thunder, Portland Trail Blazers and Dallas Mavericks, every team in the postseason race took to the court, many playing for their very playoff lives. And no team is playoff team would be more improbable than the New York Knicks. A first-round ...
04, Apr 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Oklahoma To Reveal Drugs Used To Execute Prisoners
Oklahoma has revealed the drugs that will be used to execute prisoners, but the state and Attorney General Scott Pruitt will continue to fight to protect the origin of those drugs.
03, Apr 2014 - Tulsa, OK Lawyers: The purpose of marriage is procreation - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sp
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Marriage exists for its procreative potential, not just as recognition of a loving relationship between two people, and the U.S. Supreme Court agrees, lawyers for an Oklahoma clerk said in a new court filing.
02, Apr 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Oklahoma reveals drugs it will use in executions; combination has been used only in Florida
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma on Tuesday revealed the combination of drugs it plans to use to execute two men later this month — a mix that's been used by just one other state.