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Important ICWA Case Out of Oklahoma on Application and Transfer to Tribal Court

Here. This is a long post, but there’s some data at the end! The Oklahoma Supreme Court wins favorite sentence in an ICWA case of 2016: 1,088 more words

Author: Kate E. Fort

Buck Franklin: African American Lawyer Who Won Court Victory For Black Residents After 1921 The Tulsa Race Riot

Black History: Special Delivery!!

 

Buck Franklin (1879-1960) was born in Oklahoma (Chickasaw Nation Indian Territory). Franklin began his law practice in the predominately white town of Ardmore, Oklahoma. 326 more words

Black History

The Oklahoma Supreme Court Sanctions Attorney for Computer Illiteracy.

Oklahoma Accepts Computer Illiteracy As Mitigation: Censure Imposed, by Mike Frisch, Legal Profession Blog (with hat tip to William P. Statsky!)

http://bit.ly/1MFG9S8… 47 more words

Legal Ethics

OSCN Adds Nine More Oklahoma Counties.

OSCN Kicks off the New Year with Nine more District Courts added to its Case Search, OSCN (Oklahoma Supreme Court Network)

http://bit.ly/1n0FZJP

OSCN has been around a while.  269 more words

Legal Research

Oklahoma Federal Court opinion: the OK Supreme Court would void a release signed by the parent for a minor.

Minor injured in a sky-diving accident is allowed to sue because the release, she and her parents signed are void under Oklahoma law. Parents are not allowed to sue for their claims because of the release. 1,597 more words

Case Analysis

Wethington v. Swainson, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 169145

Wethington v. Swainson, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 169145

Holly Wethington and Makenzie Wethington, Plaintiffs, v. Robert Swainson, d/b/a/ Pegasus Airsport Center, Defendant.

Case No. CIV-14-899-D… 3,367 more words

Release / Waivers