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  1. Oklahoma Legalises Nitrogen Gas Execution Amidst Lack Of Tests;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | International Business Times

    Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed into law on Friday, April 17, House Bill No. 1879, which allows death row inmates to choose gas execution.


  2. Oklahoma Will Asphyxiate Death Row Inmates If The Supreme Court Strikes Down Lethal InjectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    The state of Oklahoma isn't about to let something like a Supreme Court decision prevent it from executing inmates. On Friday, Gov. Mary Fallin signed legislation establishing that death row inmates will be asphyxiated with nitrogen gas if the state is unable to obtain lethal injection drugs or if the Supreme Court strikes down that method of execution.


  3. Obama Commemorates 20th Anniversary Of Oklahoma City BombingRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Switched

    APRIL 19: Mourners gather for a ceremony for the 168 killed in the 1995 bombing of the federal building April 19, 2007 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Republican presidential hopeful Rudy Giuliani spoke at the annual rememberance, which this year comes days after a deranged gunman shot and killed 32 people on the campus of Virginia Tech before turning the gun on himself.


  4. Oklahoma approves use of Nitrogen as alternative death penalty methodRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 |

    Oklahoma has become the first U.S. state to approve the use of Nitrogen for executions as a new measure was signed into law by Governor Mary Fallin. The new legislation was signed on Friday and provided an alternative death penalty method if lethal injections aren't possible, either because of a court ruling or a drug shortage, reported AOL.


  5. State legislature passes two popular Oklahoma liquor lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Major changes to Oklahoma's liquor laws are moving through the legislature and two of them are close to becoming law. One of the bills that passed the House Wednesday allows breweries to sell alcohol at the point of production, gives them the same rights as wineries and could increase tourism revenue.


  6. Bill would allow older volunteer firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    The current age limit of a new volunteer firefighter is 45 years old. That could change if Governor Mary Fallin signs House Bill 2005.


  7. Here is the latest Oklahoma news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The U.S. Air Force has grounded all its T-6A Texan II training aircraft because of a potential malfunction in the oil line of the aircraft's engine. The grounding includes Vance Air Force Base in Oklahoma; Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi; and Laughlin, Randolph and Sheppard Air Force Bases in Texas.


  8. Dangerous Abortion Restriction Signed by Oklahoma GovernorRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    A bill targeting one of the safest and most common methods of abortion - which could restrict access to abortion for many women after 13 weeks in pregnancy - was signed into law yesterday by Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin. This comes just days after Kansas Governor Sam Brownback signed a similar measure into law and as state legislatures push dangerous laws based on bad medicine, including laws in Arizona and Arkansas that force physicians to tell patients that medication abortions can be reversed - despite widespread opposition from medical experts across the country and a complete lack of medical evidence to back this up.


  9. Incompatible with Life' Nora Sullivan 53 minutes ago Abortion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | National Review Online

    Such diagnoses are often not possible until around 20 weeks in the womb. This advocacy goes counter to the recent nationwide trend of limiting late-term abortions.


  10. Bill allows law enforcement to wiretap human traffickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Law enforcement will now be able to wiretap those who are suspected of human trafficking for labor, commercial sex, and/or the prostitution of children, thanks for a bill signed by Governor Mary Fallin. "If we really want to fight the crime of human trafficking, we need to give law enforcement the tools they need to arrest those who are profiting from the selling of human beings," Rep. Sally Kern, R-Oklahoma City said.


  11. Records reveal Oklahoma's deadliest month: March 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 |

    Orr, who lived in northwest Oklahoma City, withered in the last years of her life before succumbing to a prescription drug overdose at the age of 35, her sister, Dannah Krone, said. Orr's passing, on March 2, 2014, came in what appears destined to become the deadliest month for prescription drug overdoses in Oklahoma since authorities began tracking such deaths in 2001.


  12. National Guard and 45th Infantry Division honored on 70th anniversary of Dachau liberationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 |

    In a joint session of the state Legislature on Tuesday, Gov. Mary Fallin thanked the Oklahoma National Guard for helping the state in times of emergency and tragedy. "We can always count on the National Guard," Fallin said as the Legislature commemorated the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp, the 20th anniversary of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building bombing and the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.


  13. Tennessee high court postpones all scheduled execution datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Tennessee Supreme Court postponed execution dates for four inmates, effectively halting all executions while the courts decide whether current protocols for putting people to death are constitutional. Tennessee last executed a prisoner in 2009.


  14. OK Bans Second Trimester Abortion ProcedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Oklahoma has become the second state to ban a common second-trimester abortion procedure that critics describe as dismembering a fetus. Republican Governor Mary Fallin signed the legislation Monday after it was overwhelmingly approved by the House and Senate.


  15. Oklahoma Senate gives final passage to proton therapy billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Be sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. Legislation that prohibits health insurers from holding proton radiation cancer therapy to a higher standard of clinical effectiveness than other radiation treatments received final approval in the Oklahoma Senate on Monday.


  16. Oklahoma gave Common Core an 'F,' but its teachers still give it an 'A'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | McClatchy

    Heather Sparks, Oklahoma's 2009 Teacher of the Year, teaches eighth-grade math. In her classroom at Taft Junior High School, students gather at round tables to mold chunks of play dough into spheres, cubes, cylinders, pyramids and cones.


  17. Fallin signs bills on exemption for military childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Education Week

    Children in military families would not be required to take an Oklahoma history class under a bill signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin. The bill by Republican Rep. Ann Coody of Lawton is among more than two dozen measures signed into law Friday by Fallin.


  18. Kansas tax-cutting plan model for Pennsylvania growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Brownback, a former U.S. Senator, is governor of Kansas, a state which, in 2012, cut tax rates to promote job growth and stimulate the state economy. Kansas' highest income-tax rate was cut from 6.4 to 4.8 percent.


  19. The Dawn of a New Form of Capital PunishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 |

    In the weeks following the execution of Clayton Lockett , the Oklahoma death row inmate whose botched lethal injection triggered a statewide moratorium on executions, lawmakers there began rethinking their approach to capital punishment. Among the people they called on to help was Michael Copeland.


  20. Oklahoma bill to use nitrogen gas in executions goes to governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Jurist

    If signed by Governor Mary Fallin [official website], Oklahoma would be the first state in the nation to execute inmates with nitrogen gas. Under the new method, nitrogen would be delivered via face mask, depriving the inmate of oxygen.