27, Feb 2015 - Oklahoma City, OK Bill would bar local prosecution of elected state officials
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) â€” Oklahoma district attorneys are upset by a bill that would prohibit them from prosecuting elected state officials for a public offense, allowing only the state's attorney general to file criminal charges. The bill by state Rep. Kevin Calvey, R-Oklahoma City, would cover state elected officials, legislators, district court and appellate judges, and appointees to state boards ...
27, Feb 2015 - Oklahoma City, OK Oklahoma City father facing murder charge after infantâ€™s death ruled a homicide
OKLAHOMA CITY â€“ An Oklahoma City father is charged with murder for the death of his 3-month-old baby boy. The suspect remains behind bars after the state medical examiner ruled the death a homicide and claimed the child showed signs of abuse. Brandon Ross has been in jail ever since police showed up to his [â€¦]
26, Feb 2015 - Oklahoma City, OK Thunder-Knicks Preview
The Oklahoma City Thunder easily got by the New York Knicks in late November in their final game before Kevin Durant made his season debut. Durant could also be held out of Wednesday night's road matchup against the Knicks, who are returning to the court after their last game was postponed due to snow. Durant returned from a broken foot Dec. 2, four days after Oklahoma City cruised to a 105-78 ...
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 - 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.
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 ...
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 â€” Oklahoma on Tuesday revealed the combination of drugs it plans to use to execute two men later this month â€” a mix that's been used by just one other state.