Oklahoma Police Officer Charged With Murder of Unarmed Black Teenager

Source:  Dylan Goforth/Tulsa World A plea of not guilty was entered on behalf of a longtime Tulsa Police Department officer accused of killing a teenager earlier this month. Shannon Kepler was not in court Tuesday, instead appearing via video. His attorney, Richard O’Carroll, technically stood mute, allowing the court to enter the not guilty plea on his client’s behalf. Kepler …

Opponents of Oklahoma’s Same-Sex Marriage Rights Request U.S. Supreme Court Review

Source: CHRIS CASTEEL/NewsOk.com via Tulsa World WASHINGTON — The Tulsa County court clerk asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday to review a federal appeals court decision that struck down Oklahoma’s ban on same-sex marriage. The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which struck down Oklahoma’s ban last month, removed the right of citizens to debate the issue of same-sex …