Dramatic Day 2 of Common-law Marriage Trial Concludes Without A Decision

By Samantha Vicent Tulsa World  Common-law marriage: Tiffany Crutcher testified Wednesday that soon after her brother’s funeral, she saw Johnson appear on the news with Smolen using Crutcher’s last name. She said she had never heard Johnson use his name before Terence Crutcher’s Sept. 16 death and asserted that Johnson “was never his wife,” adding that her brother had two serious …

NewsOne Exclusive: Attorney Solomon-Simmons Confirms Daniel Holtzclaw Victims Moving Forward With Civil Lawsuit

Source: NewsOne/Lynette Holloway Ben Crump, prominent civil rights attorney and president of the National Bar Association, is teaming up with local attorneys to file a federal civil suit against former Oklahoma City, Okla. police officer Daniel Holtzclaw and the city, according to KOCO TV. Damario Solomon-Simmons, a civil rights attorney in Tulsa, Oklahoma who was instrumental in drawing attention to the …

Attorneys: Toxicology Report Proves Security Guard Was High When He Shot, Paralyzed Monroe Bird III

Source: KJRH.Com TULSA – The family of Monroe Bird III, who was shot by an apartment security guard earlier this year, said at a news conference Tuesday the guard’s toxicology report show’s he was high on marijuana on the night of the shooting. Bird’s family’s attorneys, Benjamin Crump and Damario Solomon-Simmons, said Tuesday they’d recently reviewed Ricky Stone’s toxicology report, …