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APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED: Oklahoma Bar Association Seeking Director of Educational Programs

March 23, 2020

UPDATE: The application deadline has been extended to May 1. With the interruptions caused by COVID-19, the search committee has rescheduled meeting dates for review of applicant materials. As a result, the search committee is allowing any previous applicants to supplement their applications and allowing new applicants to apply on…

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Special President’s Message – With So Much Happening, How Can We Fix Anything?

March 19, 2020
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From the President – Disaster Response and Remembering the Oklahoma City Bombing

March 16, 2020

Next month marks the 25th anniversary of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building bombing. Like most people living in Oklahoma on April 19, 1995, I remember exactly where I was when the bomb went off. I was in the tunnel underneath Robinson Avenue walking back to my office from a probate hearing at…

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March Bar Journal – Constitutional Law

March 11, 2020

Feature article topics include constitutionality of deepfakes as evidence, elected officials blocking citizens on social media, gerrymandering and more.

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High School Mock Trial Winners Announced

March 4, 2020

It was the third year in a row Owasso High School was guaranteed the win as the RDEX team competed against the Rutherford Team in the Oklahoma High School Mock Trial Championship in Norman. Team Rutherford emerged as the winner. The mock trial program, now in its 40th year, involves…

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Two Owasso Mock Trial Teams to Compete for State Mock Trial Championship

February 28, 2020

Two Owasso High School mock trial teams, Team RDEX and Team Rutherford, will compete to determine the winner of the Oklahoma High School Mock Trial competition on Tuesday, March 3. The final round will begin at 5 p.m. in the Bell Courtroom at the University of Oklahoma College of Law…

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High School Mock Trial Semifinal Winners Announced

February 24, 2020

Mock trial teams from Ada, Broken Arrow, Clinton and Stillwater high schools with two teams from McAlester and Owasso are advancing to the semifinal rounds of the 2020 Oklahoma High School Mock Trial competition. Rounds are scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 25, in Tulsa at the Page Belcher Federal Building and…

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From the President – The State of the OBA

February 13, 2020
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February Bar Journal Available – Family Law

February 11, 2020
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President Susan B. Shields’ remarks from the OBA Swearing-In Ceremony

January 20, 2020
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