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New Leaders Take Helm of Oklahoma’s Two Highest Courts

January 11, 2019

Supreme Court Chief Justice Noma D. Gurich and Court of Criminal Appeals Presiding Judge David B. Lewis Noma D. Gurich is the new Oklahoma Supreme Court chief justice. She has been a member of the Oklahoma Supreme Court since her appointment by Gov. Henry in January 2011 and just completed a two-year…

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Oklahoma Supreme Court Elects New Chief, Vice Chief Justices

November 15, 2018

The Oklahoma Supreme Court today elected new leadership for the next two years, Chief Justice Douglas L. Combs announced Tuesday. The Oklahoma Constitution requires the Court every two years to select from its members a Chief Justice and a Vice Chief Justice. Noma D. Gurich was elected to the office…

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Courtfacts.org Provides Voters Info About Judges on Nov. 6 Ballot

October 25, 2018

Voters wanting to know more about the 12 judges on the statewide judicial retention ballot can find background information for all the judges on one website, www.courtfacts.org. Created by the Oklahoma Bar Association, the website offers biographies and photos of the judges, plus an explanation of how the merit retention…

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