Local attorney to receive Courageous Lawyer award
Local attorney Micheal Salem recounted several “unpopular” cases he won over his 38 years of work, emitting glimpses of passion for his career and defending civil rights for Oklahomans. Salem is one of three Oklahoma attorneys selected by ...
Former chief to be inducted in Hall of Fame
Bill Henslee, former chief of police in Norman and Moore, will be inducted into the Oklahoma Law Enforcement Museum Hall of Fame next month. An induction ceremony will be 2 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi ...
Plea avoids trial
A Purcell man pleaded out Tuesday before a jury was selected for a first-degree murder trial in Cleveland County District Court. Richard Dean Lansdale, 38, was charged in 2012 conjointly with Russell Lee Blackwood for the murder of Gary ...
Three charged with contributing to minors
Three Norman residents were charged with contributing to the delinquency of minors Tuesday in Cleveland County District Court. Maria Renee Shinabery, 24, James D. Rayford, 32, and Dustin Wayne Dunaway, 33, were charged conjointly after ...
Jury selection begins in murder trial for Lansdale
The jury selection process for a first-degree murder trial began Monday in Cleveland County District Court....
Jury finds doctor negligent; family to receive $2.5 million
A Cleveland County jury returned a $2.5 million verdict against a local Norman Regional Hospital doctor in district court Friday. Attorney Jeff Glendening, defending Dr. Lana Nelson, said Monday it was a complicated case and he thought ...
The following people were charged with felony counts in the Cleveland County Court Clerk’s Office: · Jesse Leevon Rich, 22, first-degree burglary, domestic abuse assault and battery by strangulation · Steven Craig Smallwood, ...
One injured in east Norman fire
One person was injured in structure fire in far east Norman Saturday morning, east of Lake Thunderbird. Norman firefighters responded to 16415 Kasey Drive where they found the occupant of a manufactured home suffering from burns to the ...
Trial for Dwain Pellebon wraps up today; jurors will begin deliberation phase
The last of the witnesses were called to testify Thursday, several of whom are family members of former OU professor Dwain Pellebon, 56, who is charged with child sexual abuse....
Man charged after stabbing
A Moore man was charged Wednesday with domestic assault and battery with a dangerous weapon after allegedly stabbing a woman Monday....
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