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OKG Newsletter


Topic: jail

K-11

Bar none, a one-of-a-kind kick.


Drama

Rod Lott
How weird that in its brief theatrical run, K-11 attracted more attention for who the director is (the mother of Twilight starlet Kristen Stewart) than for its outlandish subject matter (transgendered inmates). That oversight is as insane as this movie, which is new to Blu-ray.
 
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Oh, poop


CFN

Gazette staff
We would love to tell you that a man landed himself in the slammer after lobbing a cup of his own feces at an Oklahoma City police officer.
 
Wednesday, September 25, 2013

United States of shame report


CFN

Gazette staff
We’re No. 1! Oklahoma ranks highest in the United States for female incarceration rates, according to a study released this week from policymic.com.
 
Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Debtor’s prison, sort of


CFN

Gazette staff
Apparently, Oklahoma City’s leaders enjoy a good merry-go-round ride.
 
Wednesday, December 4, 2013

LETTERS

Also: Don’t lock up drug offenders


Letters to the Editor

Christopher Mock
In his Nov. 27 Oklahoma Gazette letter to the editor, Doug Rixmann makes the absurdly broad statement that “socialists are not happy people.” 
 
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Lockdown

The War on Drugs may be more about big business than curbing marijuana use.


News

Tim Farley
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part one of a three-part series about marijuana and its impact on the state.
 
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Baby, it’s cold inside


CFN

Gazette staff
Don’t worry, law-abiding citizens; you’re not the only ones freezing to death this winter. Inmates (as well as employees) at the Oklahoma County Jail are paying for their crimes against humanity in a new way — and it’s just plain cold.
 
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

The truth is ... cold


CFN

Gazette staff
Don’tcha just hate it when you’re trying to rob someone and they steal your clothes? Man, that’s the worst.
 
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Grody misconduct


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Gazette staff
In a bizarre story even by crime blotter standards, an OKC attorney mailed a sex toy to a client in the Oklahoma County Jail and asked her to use it in exchange for legal fees.
 
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
 
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