In other words, Oklahomans as young as the age of 18 could apply for a handgun license, the Associated Press reported.
However, a standoff in northwest Oklahoma City on April 7 bucked common sense and just sort of fizzled out and ended with police leaving without nabbing their suspect.
“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.”
“We talk about reading being at the heart of what we do, but learning is really at the heart of what we do,” Rogers said.
Instead of cash, he offered hooch. Instead of cookies, the offer got Swanson arrested.
“This is why we teach the classes,” Dykstra said. “You, as parents, are the first and most important teachers in your children’s life.”
“It’s not so much that the economy is in a tailspin and more people are becoming homeless,” Straughan said. “Its that we are not able to get folks who are homeless housed as quickly.”
“Oklahoma has a trend of being a little more hostile towards choice and reproductive justice in general,” Speidel said.
“We, as women, are told repeatedly that our experiences aren’t valid, our votes don’t count and we can’t make a difference,” Horn said.
“Pruitt has demonstrated that he is an expert on environmental laws and a champion of states’ roles in implementing those laws.”