Oklahoma Inmate Death Lawsuit Settled for $3.2 Million

Missing documents being found at a funeral home has led to the settling of a $3.2 million dollar federal lawsuit filed by an Oklahoma mother whose son died while in jail. According to the Tulsa World report, Jeanne Benett agreed Thursday to a settlement with Carter County officials for the November 2015 death of her [...]

Oklahoma Highway Patrol is Looking for 80 New Employees

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is looking for a few good men... or women right here in Oklahoma in order to continue keeping you safe. You typically see them along the highway. But lately, they are few and far between. “We’ve just been down on our numbers and trying to keep up with retiring numbers, it [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:03:58+00:00August 5th, 2019|Blog, Garrett Law Group, News, Oklahoma News|0 Comments

The Search for the Remains of Two Girls Killed in 1999 Will Begin Today in Welch Oklahoma

In 1999 Ashley Freeman and Lauria Bible were abducted and murdered, but their remains were never found. Today could be the day that theses facts change. "Somebody knows where these girls are and, for me, I need to bring my daughter home," Lorene Bible told KOCO 5. Lorene's daughter Laurina, then a 16-year-old girl, was [...]

Oklahoma Inmate Dies From Meth Toxicity

The Oklahoma Medical Examiner’s Office says an inmate found dead at the Oklahoma County Jail died from the toxic effects of methamphetamine. Authorities say 48-year-old Tara Lynn Garcia was found dead in her cell on May 17. The Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office says attempts to revive Garcia were unsuccessful. “Attempts to resuscitate Garcia we unsuccessful, and her [...]

Oklahoma Car Accident Attorney

If you suffered a serious injury or lost a loved one in a car accident in Oklahoma, you should not have to pay out of pocket for medical care, damaged property, and other expenses that inevitably pile up following a serious accident. You and your family may qualify to receive monetary compensation for your medical [...]

OKC Citizens Speak Out About ICE Agents at Oklahoma County Jail

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents have been inside the Oklahoma County Jail for years, but members of the jail trust held a public hearing Monday to discuss whether to keep them. Several people gathered at the Oklahoma County offices, speaking out in opposition to the fact that two ICE agents are at the county [...]

By |2019-07-23T20:10:18+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Garrett Law Group, Oklahoma News|0 Comments

Lindsay Wolff and Christopher Hairell of Oklahoma Could Face Murder Charges After Death of 2-Month-Old

Lindsay Wolff and Christopher Hairell of Johnston County, Oklahoma will be presented to the district attorney's office Monday after their 2-month-old they are accused of abusing died, the couple could face murder charges according to the Johnston County Sheriff. On Tuesday, deputies received a call about an unresponsive infant at the Mercy Hospital in Tishomingo. [...]

OHP Increasing Patrols Throughout 4th of July Weekend

Oklahoma Highway Patrol and ENDUI team will be increasing their patrols across Oklahoma during the 4th of July weekend, OHP officials said. The OHP is teaming up with law enforcement agencies all across Oklahoma for impaired driving checkpoints Thursday, July 4 through Sunday the 7. According to officials, law enforcement in Cherokee County will kick [...]

New Law Takes Effect July 1 Regarding Oklahoma License Plates and Registration

New Law Takes Effect July 1 Regarding Oklahoma License Plates and Registration A new Oklahoma law that was passed last year will go into effect on July 1, 2019, changing the handling of license plates after the sale of a car. Starting next month, those who sell their vehicles will KEEP their license plate, instead [...]

Gunman Killed After Opening Fire on Dallas Courthouse

Authorities in Dallas, Texas say that a masked gunman who attempted an attack on the Earle Cabell Federal Courthouse in downtown Dallas on Monday was indeed shot and killed by officers. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has identified the gunman as Brian Isaack Clyde, 22, a former United States Army private who served for [...]