23, Aug 2014 - Witness tampering alleged in Oklahoma bomb trial
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Utah has ordered an FBI agent to court next month to respond to allegations that he tampered with a witness who backed out of testifying in a trial about Oklahoma City bombing videos.
23, Aug 2014 - Inmate From Oklahoma Walks Out Of Federal Prison In Louisiana
Federal marshals and Grant Parish sheriff's deputies are looking for an Oklahoma inmate who escaped from the minimum-security prison in Pollock on Sunday.
23, Aug 2014 - Bryan, OK Greer County Authorities Looking For Prison Escapee
Law enforcement in Greer County are looking for an escaped inmate from the Oklahoma State Reformatory in Granite.
23, Aug 2014 - Study on expansion of Oklahoma DNA database is set
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - An Oklahoma lawmaker who has unsuccessfully worked to require persons accused of crimes to provide samples of their DNA plans to conduct a legislative study on the issue. Defendants convicted of certain crimes in the state are already required to provide DNA samples to ...
23, Aug 2014 - Bryan, OK Inmate escapes from prison in south Oklahoma
GRANITE, Okla. (AP) - Authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped from the Oklahoma State Reformatory in Granite.
23, Aug 2014 - Cleveland, OK Oklahoma sex offender on the run arrested in Texas
EL PASO, Texas – Authorities say a Cleveland County sex offender, who was wanted for parole violations, is back behind bars after being arrested in Texas. In 2011, 30-year-old Teddy Dean Davis was convicted of lewd molestation/indecent proposals to a child. Officials say he was sentenced to 10 years in prison for molesting a 6-year-old […]
23, Aug 2014 - Attorney: FBI did 'reasonable' search for O.K. City bombing records
As a bench trial began Monday in Utah's federal court, FBI employees testified they conducted an extensive search of videotapes and documents from the agency's Oklahoma City bombing investigation to fulfill a records request by Utah lawyer Jesse Tren...
23, Aug 2014 - Fallin releases challenged documents
Gov. Mary Fallin released documents Monday that an Oklahoma judge ruled previously are protected through a deliberative process privilege.
23, Aug 2014 - Tulsa, OK Oklahoma clerk appeals on same-sex marriage
The nation’s longest-running federal court challenge to a state ban on same-sex marriage — now in its tenth year — reached the Supreme Court on Wednesday. A county clerk in Oklahoma filed a petition (Smith v. Bishop) seeking to defend that state’s ban, one day after a similar appeal was filed by Utah officials. The […]
22, Aug 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Attorney: Oklahoma drilling tax unconstitutional
An attorney claims a state law that sets Oklahoma's tax on oil and gas production is unconstitutional. Attorney Jerry Fent told a state Supreme Court referee Tuesday the measure does not comply with constitutional ...
22, Aug 2014 - Okfuskee, OK Man Pleads Guilty to Slaying of 2 Young Girls and Fiancee
OKFUSKEE COUNTY, OK -- A man accused of killing two young Oklahoma girls and his fiancee has pleaded guilty in court. Kevin Sweat pleaded guilty Thursday in Okfuskee County to three counts of
22, Aug 2014 - Carter, OK Video of OKC Bombing Sought
EDS NOTE GRAPHIC CONTENT - Salt Lake City attorney Jesse Trentadue holds a photograph of his holds a photograph of his dead brother showing his bruises and injuries during an interview Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Salt Lake City. Trentadue's quest to explain his brother’s mysterious jail cell death has rekindled long-dormant questions about whether others were involved in the 1995 Oklahoma City ...
22, Aug 2014 - Oklahoma Judge Denies Reconsideration Of Email Ruling
An Oklahoma County judge has rejected a request to reconsider a ruling that says Gov. Mary Fallin has the legal right to withhold documents requested by news organizations under Oklahoma's Open Records Act.
22, Aug 2014 - Oklahoma teen accused of raping Kenyan children to remain in custody
By Heide Brandes OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - An Oklahoma teen accused of raping and molesting orphans during a mission trip to Kenya was ordered on Tuesday to remain in custody when a judge suspended an earlier decision to release him on bond. On Monday, an Oklahoma judge ruled that 19-year-old Matthew Durham of Edmond could be released on a $10,000 bond on the basis of his father's agreement to ...
22, Aug 2014 - Tulsa, OK Okla. court OKs life sentence in shooting death
The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the life prison sentence of a 20-year-old man who was convicted of first-degree murder in the 2011 shooting death of a teen in a retail store parking lot.