Should “Stand Your Ground” Self-Defense Law Apply to Suspended Oklahoma Football Star Joe Mixon

Source: Berry Tramel/NewOk The opinions never seem to stop coming in the Joe Mixon case. The latest former Oklahoma state legislator Mike Fair. Mixon, of course, is the OU tailback who was charged with a misdemeanor count of an act resulting in gross injury after an altercation with an OU coed. Most people know the general details. Fair emailed me this week …

Was Oklahoma Football Star Running Back Joe Mixon a Victim of a Hate Crime, Gender Bias?

Source: Berry Tramel/The Oklahoman Was Joe Mixon the victim of a hate crime? How’s that for a twist in the saga of Mixon, the OU tailback who was charged with one misdemeanor count of an act resulting in gross injury, after allegedly punching fellow OU student Amelia Molitor. Molitor was not charged, though she allegedly slapped Mixon first. For the …

OU Suspends #1 Recruit Joe Mixon for Entire Year After Misdemeanor Charge

Source: GUERIN EMIG/Tulsa World NORMAN –Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon, arraigned on a misdemeanor charge in court early Monday afternoon, was suspended from the football team by the university for this season, according to an OU statement released two hours after Mixon’s appearance.Athletic director Joe Castiglione and coach Bob Stoops were both quoted in the statement as saying: “As the …