Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Oklahoma Group Home Operator

Source:   Randy Ellis/NewsOk Poor care by a group home operator is being blamed for the death of a man with severe developmental disabilities. Mitchell Boles, 51, died from respiratory failure due to aspiration pneumonia less than two months after he was forced to move from the Southern Oklahoma Resource Center in Pauls Valley as part of the state’s plan …

1921 Greenwood Massacre Survivor, Wes Young, Died Today at 97 Years Old

Wess H. Young Sr. 1921 Race Riot survivor, WW II Veteran, Father, Grandfather,  great-grandfather and friend passed this afternoon, September 30, 2014 at 4:00 pm in Dallas, Texas. He was surrounded by his grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. His wife of 60+ years, Cathryn J. Young passed December 1, 2013. Mr. Young was 97 years old.  Mr. Young was …

Attorneys Must Aggressively Fight Mass Incarceration

The United States has the most prisoners in the World! In fact, more than 1.57 million inmates sat behind bars in federal, state, and county prisons and jails around the country as of December 31, 2013, and experts estimate more than 12 million people being arrested across the country each year. So, it is clear that while the criminal justice …

Police Officer Videotaped Beating Handcuffed Man Ordered Back To Work By Oklahoma Supreme Court

Source: Rhett Morgan/Tulsa World What is a dissapointment for anyone that believes that just because police officers have a dangerous job, a badge, and  a gun they are not above the law. The Oklahoma Supreme Court has cleared the way for an Owasso police officer Lt. Mike Dento who was fired in 2011 for excessive force that was caught on …