Irish Mob member Chad “Big Homie” Nathan Hudson recently reached a deal with federal prosecutors to avoid a life sentence.
Yukon Rep. John Paul Jordan recently requested an interim study on a state question that might lead to the state legalizing medical marijuana.
Oklahoma’s incarceration rate is out of control, and the states jails can’t keep up.
Oklahoma’s prison population has risen above 61,000 for the first time in almost 50 years.
A proposed state question might help relieve some of the pressure on Oklahoma’s prison system, but not everyone is for it.
Local interest groups and officials agree that something must be done to fix Oklahoma’s criminal justice system.
Local organizations work together to offer female inmates training so they can succeed after they are released.
No inmates are allowed to get married in Oklahoma prisons until the Supreme Court issues a ruling on same-sex marriage, thanks to the Oklahoma DOC.
A former councilman and mayor was arrested for paying inmates to steal copper from tornado sirens.