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Wrongfully convicted Oklahomans among stars of Innocence Project event

September 29th, 2014 by

by ZIVA BRANSTETTER World Enterprise Editor (Posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014) OKLAHOMA CITY – The men and women who walked one by one up to the stage Friday night spent a combined 500 years in prison for crimes that courts later said they did not commit. The gathering of wrongfully convicted men and women is […]

Work beginning to convert former high school to OCU Law School

October 21st, 2013 by

by Steve Lackmeyer The Oklahoman Published: October 13, 2013 When Lowe Runkle steps inside the old Central High School, it’s not just history for him — it’s a family legacy. More than a century ago Runkle’s great grandfather, Solomon Andrew Layton, designed the five-story landmark, which was destined to join the State Capitol, the Skirvin […]

Judge advances Fontenot case

October 8th, 2013 by

By Molly M. Fleming The Journal Record Posted: 03:25 PM Monday, October 7, 2013 ADA – Work on the case of convicted murderer Karl Fontenot has been given the go-ahead to continue by Pontotoc County District Judge Thomas S. Landrith. Landrith wrote in a minute order filed Sept. 27 that two requests – one filed by the […]

Alumni Named to Best Lawyers in America

October 2nd, 2013 by

Oklahoma City University School of Law is pleased to announce the selection of several of our alumni to the Best Lawyers in America list. We would like to congratulate them on this distinction! 1968 Timothy M. Larason 1972 Bill D. McCarthy 1974 Joe E. Edwards 1975 David E. Pepper 1976 Philip B. Sears 1977 William […]

Class Notes (May 2013)

May 6th, 2013 by

Please join us in congratulating the following Oklahoma City University School of Law alumni on their recent accomplishments! If you have an alumni update to share, please email 1976 JAMES BORING was appointed by Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin to serve on the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) Commission. Boring is the district attorney […]

Secretary-General Appoints Carl Alexandre of United States Deputy Special Representative for United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti

January 17th, 2013 by

Press Release January 17, 2013 United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has announced the appointment of Carl Alexandre of the United States as his Deputy Special Representative for the United Nataions Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). He replaces Kevin Kennedy, who served in that position from April 2010 until December 2012. The Secretary-General is grateful for […]