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Judge’s Misconduct Leads to New Trial for Convicted Drug Trafficker

The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals Ordered a New Trial Because of a Relationship Between a Prosecutor and Former Judge. By Andy Weber A man who is serving 23 years behind bars for drug trafficking will get a new trial. The opinion from the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals is more fallout from a sex …

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‘Stand Your Ground’ Law in Oklahoma Faces Test in Car Owner’s Shooting of Fleeing Car Thief

‘Stand Your Ground’ law in Oklahoma faces test in car owner’s shooting of fleeing car thief By Alexandria Williams A man who shot the person who was stealing his car over the Fourth of July weekend has been arrested for murder, putting Oklahoma’s “Stand Your Ground” laws to the test. The shooting happened off Southwest …

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Testing Patterns

Despite protections, most employers will be able to drug test for marijuana if State Question 788 passes.    By Ben LUSCHEN Editor’s note: This article is part of a series examining cannabis and cannabinoids in Oklahoma leading up to the June 26 medical marijuana referendum. In 2012, Oklahoma passed the Standards for Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing …

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How do You Find Fault in a Chain Reaction Car Accident?

Car accidents are not always an ordeal involving just two vehicles — multiple drivers can be involved, regardless of fault. A chain reaction car accident occurs when one vehicle striking another leads to a domino effect of several collisions involving several cars, all from the same underlying incident. But how do you prove fault?

Filing a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Oklahoma

The death of a loved one caused by the negligence or actions of another only party further compounds the trauma and grief to be endured, but civil litigation through a wrongful death lawsuit can sometimes offer a sense of solace and justice while also mitigating the lasting financial impact of the loss. Here’s what you need to know.