10, Mar 2014 - Judge Rules Against Insurer Over Woodward Tornado Claims
It was a big win for Oklahoma families who say their insurance company tried to cheat them after a tornado destroyed their homes.
10, Mar 2014 - Oklahoma City, OK Motion Filed In Oklahoma Execution Case
Lawyers for two death-row inmates challenging Oklahoma's law that shields details of drugs used in executions have filed a motion to have the case moved back to state court.
10, Mar 2014 - Oklahoma pharmacy agrees not to supply drug for Missouri execution
By Carey Gillam KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) - An Oklahoma compounding pharmacy has agreed not to provide a drug needed to execute a Missouri inmate who has argued that it could cause severe and inhumane pain, but state officials said they would still proceed with the execution. U.S. District Judge Terence Kern on Tuesday dismissed inmate Michael Taylor's lawsuit against The Apothecary Shoppe ...
10, Mar 2014 - Oklahoma, OK US judge temporarily blocks pharmacy from selling drug to Missouri state for execution
OKLAHOMA CITY - A federal judge late Wednesday temporarily blocked an Oklahoma compounding pharmacy from selling a drug to the Missouri Department of Corrections for use in an upcoming execution. The temporary restraining order was issued in a lawsuit filed a day earlier in U.S. District Court by Missouri death row inmate Michael Taylor. His attorneys allege that the department contracts with ...
10, Mar 2014 - Farmers Insurance told to pay Oklahoma trio $15M
WOODWARD, Okla. (AP) - An Oklahoma judge has ordered Farmers Insurance and a subsidiary to pay a total of $15 million to three plaintiffs who filed claims for damage to their homes caused by a deadly tornado that struck Woodward in 2012. The plaintiffs alleged that Farmers Insurance ...
10, Mar 2014 - Okla. man sentenced to life in prison for murder
A federal appeals court has affirmed the life sentences of an Oklahoma man convicted of two counts of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of a man and a woman in 2002.
10, Mar 2014 - Okla. pharmacy blocked from selling execution drug to Missouri
A federal judge has temporarily blocked an Oklahoma pharmacy from providing an execution drug to the Missouri Department of Corrections for an upcoming lethal injection.
10, Mar 2014 - Pushmataha, OK Life sentence upheld in Pushmataha Co. killing
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - An Oklahoma appeals court has upheld the first-degree murder conviction of a man sentenced to life in prison for the 2010 killing of a man in Pushmataha County.
10, Mar 2014 - Oklahoma City attorney arrested, accused of lewd acts
Frank Kirk, 70, was arrested Monday after an investigation into his relationship with an Oklahoma County jail inmate
10, Mar 2014 - Lexington, OK Faruqi & Faruqi Announces Filing Of Class Action Lawsuit Against Equal Energy Ltd.
NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Notice is hereby given that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma, on behalf of all shareholders of Equal Energy Ltd. ("Equal Energy" or the "Company") (EQU) who held common stock on or before December 9, 2013, the day the Company agreed to be acquired, in connection with the proposed ...
10, Mar 2014 - Grady, OK Oklahoma woman hides meth in vagina and smuggles it into jail
CHICKASHA, Okla. – Authorities in Grady County say a woman smuggled meth inside the county jail after hiding the drug...
10, Mar 2014 - Oklahoma, OK Company blocked from selling execution drug
OKLAHOMA CITY : A federal judge late Wednesday temporarily blocked an Oklahoma compounding pharmacy from selling a drug to the Missouri Department of Corrections for use in an upcoming execution.
10, Mar 2014 - Oklahoma, OK Oklahoma Pharmacy Won't Provide Drug For Missouri Execution
A Tulsa pharmacy has agreed not to provide Missouri with a made-to-order drug for an inmate's execution scheduled for later this month. According to court documents filed Monday, The Apothecary Shoppe will not prepare or provide pentobarbital or any other drug for use in Michael Taylor's execution.
10, Mar 2014 - Pottawatomie, OK Murder defendant pleads guilty in Edmond case
A local man prosecutors accused of choking and drowning a relative has pleaded guilty, according to court records. Oklahoma County First Assistant District Attorney Scott Rowland filed a first-degree murder charge against Ronald Sparks, alleging that on May 12, 2012, he killed Bernice Daugherty, 89, Sparks’ aunt, by choking her and holding her head under water. In court, Sparks entered a plea of ...
10, Mar 2014 - Judge rules against insurer over tornado claims
An Oklahoma judge says Farmers Insurance and a subsidiary must pay a total of $15 million to three plaintiffs whose homes were damaged in the 2012 Woodward tornado.