Tag Archives: State Question 780


Cover Story: Chicken-Fried News year in review and predictions for 2017

CFN looks back on 2016 and makes predictions about what Okies will get up to in 2017.


Commentary: State questions require voter diligence

Oklahoma’s state questions affect our everyday lives and must be carefully considered before Election Day.

Collin Walke sings the Yes on 780 and 781 petition as Abby Luna helps and Terry Fife looks on at Ralph Ellison Library, Friday, April 22, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Community forum addresses mass incarceration rates

Local interest groups and officials agree that something must be done to fix Oklahoma’s criminal justice system.

Mark Woodward poses for a photo at the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, Thursday, April 14, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

420: Data shows marijuana isn’t Oklahoma’s problem drug

Though marijuana is a hot topic in Oklahoma, the state’s most dangerous drugs aren’t necessarily found on the street.

Chris Steele during an interview with the Gazette at TEEM in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

A coalition is reassessing how the state treats low-level offenders

Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform is working to change laws for low-level offenders in the state and better fund rehabilitation programs.

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