Monday 14 Jul


OKG Newsletter

Topic: deaths

Stunning discrepancy

OKC police dispute an Amnesty International report that the department leads the nation in stun-gun deaths.


Clifton Adcock
The Oklahoma City Police Department is taking issue with a recent report by Amnesty International listing the force as having the highest number of Taser-related deaths among U.S. law enforcement agencies.
Monday, March 5, 2012

How many children must die?

Letters to the Editor

Richard Westmoreland
The headlines the morning of July 20 read: Aurora, Colo., 12 dead and at least 50 wounded. The reality is this is nothing new, and it’s going to happen again.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012

The biggest cover-up, like, ever


Gazette staff
Benghazi-gate likely will be thought of as the biggest government cover-up ever, according to Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK).
Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Court gives mixed ruling in storm shelter fight


Ben Felder
Advocates for a plan to construct storm shelters in schools called Tuesday’s Oklahoma Supreme Court ruling a “mixed bag.”
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Take Shelter Oklahoma files lawsuit against attorney general


Ben Felder
Take Shelter Oklahoma, a group that had been collecting signatures to force a ballot question to use $500 million in state bonds to build shelters, filed a lawsuit against Attorney General Scott Pruitt last year after he changed the language on its petition and ballot.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014