“Victims can be taken to court over and over, sometimes over a period of years,” Peery said. “The right to a speedy trial doesn’t happen for victims. … The process of the court just re-traumatizes victims.”
LaRenda Morgan is focused on building relations and strengthening Democratic engagement with tribes in the state.
Native American gaming contributed $7.2 billion to Oklahoma’s economy in 2015.
The third annual Muslim Day at the Capitol gave participants a chance to speak to their lawmakers about concerns in person.
House Bill 1123 would enhance trespassing laws, and House Bill 2128 would hold protesters and individuals or entities that financially aid them liable for property damage.
Proposed bills include changes to taxes, the number of liquor licenses someone may have and stores opening on Sundays.
Diamond Pipeline would run from Cushing to Memphis, Tennessee.
The organization’s goals focus on fixing the state’s budget issues and building a stronger Oklahoma.
“The only people in the whole mix that say these earthquakes aren’t man-made and not caused by wastewater disposal wells are those directly in the business,” Reid said.
P.4 Recently, Oklahoma Corporation Commission dubbed our state the “earthquake capital of the world.” The Sooner State experienced 850 earthquakes in 2015 and 623 quakes last year. Scientific evidence proves wastewater injection wells, tied to oil and gas hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is causing them. “I tell people you are lubricating the fault zone,” said…