Justice For Terence Crutcher Possible Because of You

Thank you for the hundreds of phone calls, emails,text messages, and social media posts expressing your prayers and support for me, Mia Fleming, and the rest of my team. It is your kind words and the grace of God that are sustaining us through this very emotional and trying time. Please continue to pray for us and we will continue to …

Video source missing

VIDEO: Surviving Police Encounters As A Blackman

A couple of months before Michael Brown was gunned down by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson  while driving back to Oklahoma from Kansas City, Missouri with my wife.  I was racially profiled, illegally detained, and humiliated with demeaning questions by a white Missouri State Trooper. See, even as as a law abiding, tax paying lawyer, as a Black man nothing …

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 …

Officer Betty Shelby Pleads Not Guilty in Fatal Shooting of Terence Crutcher

By Arianna Pickard Tulsa World  A Tulsa police officer charged with first-degree manslaughter in the fatal shooting of unarmed Terence Crutcher two weeks ago pleaded not guilty Friday morning in Tulsa County District Court. Betty Shelby, 42, remained silent in the courtroom other than answering “yes” to acknowledge her presence, and her plea was entered by attorney Shannon McMurray, who …