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Oklahoma News: Oklahoma Orthopedic Company and Physicians Agree to Pay $670,000 to Settle Allegations of False Claims to Medicare, Medicaid, and Tricare

OKLAHOMA CITY, OA. – SOUTHWEST ORTHOPAEDIC SPECIALISTS, PLLC; ANTHONY CRUSE, D.O.; R.J. LANGERMAN, JR., D.O.; DANIEL J. JONES, M.D.; MEHDI ADHAM, M.D.; DEREK WEST, D.O.; BRIAN LEVINGS, D.O.; SHANE HUME, D.O.; BRAD REDDICK, D.O.; and KRISTOPHER AVANT, D.O., have agreed to pay $670,000 to settle civil claims stemming from allegations that they submitted false claims … Continue reading Oklahoma News: Oklahoma Orthopedic Company and Physicians Agree to Pay $670,000 to Settle Allegations of False Claims to Medicare, Medicaid, and Tricare

Oklahoma News: OKLAHOMA CITY , DENNIS LEE, Richardson Homes Owner Receives Three Years in Prison for Theft and Gun Offenses

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa. – DENNIS LEE, 45, of Nichols Hills, has been sentenced to 36 months in federal prison for possession of stolen property that crossed a state boundary and possession of a firearm after a felony conviction, announced Robert J. Troester, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Oklahoma. A five-count indictment … Continue reading Oklahoma News: OKLAHOMA CITY , DENNIS LEE, Richardson Homes Owner Receives Three Years in Prison for Theft and Gun Offenses

TULSA, Oklahoma | Singer John Mellencamp awarded Woody Guthrie Prize

TULSA, Okla.  — Rocker John Mellencamp has been awarded the Woody Guthrie Prize. The Woody Guthrie Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, announced Wednesday that Mellencamp will be presented with the award during an Aug. 30 ceremony. He is the fifth recipient. The annual prize is given to an artist who best exemplifies the spirit and life … Continue reading TULSA, Oklahoma | Singer John Mellencamp awarded Woody Guthrie Prize

Oklahoma News: Oklahoma Attorney General Hunter Applauds Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for U.S. Supreme Court

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter today released the following statement after President Donald Trump nominated Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. “I commend President Trump on his excellent choice of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to serve on the nation’s high court.  With over … Continue reading Oklahoma News: Oklahoma Attorney General Hunter Applauds Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for U.S. Supreme Court

TULSA, Okla | Oklahoma sees more severe earthquakes, fewer overall

TULSA, Okla. — Oklahoma’s 4.0 earthquakes are up significantly this year, but the overall rate of earthquakes is declining. Oklahoma has had six quakes of at least magnitude 4.0 halfway through this year, which is one more than all of last year. But the overall rate of earthquakes has declined, with 96 quakes of magnitude … Continue reading TULSA, Okla | Oklahoma sees more severe earthquakes, fewer overall

Oklahoma Political News: Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin Appoints Panhandle Rancher, Britt Hilton to State Board of Agriculture

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin yesterday announced she has appointed Britt Hilton to the State Board of Agriculture. Hilton, of Gate, owns and manages a cow-calf and stocker operation.  He will serve the remaining term of Joe Mayer, who passed away in May. Hilton will serve on the board immediately.  Final confirmation … Continue reading Oklahoma Political News: Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin Appoints Panhandle Rancher, Britt Hilton to State Board of Agriculture

Oklahoma News: Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter Seeks Law Enforcement Applications for Safe Oklahoma Grant

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter announced today the application period for the 2018 Safe Oklahoma Grant is now open and is encouraging local law enforcement agencies and county sheriff departments to apply. The Attorney General’s Safe Oklahoma Grant Program provides local law enforcement agencies and sheriff’s offices with additional resources to … Continue reading Oklahoma News: Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter Seeks Law Enforcement Applications for Safe Oklahoma Grant

OKLAHOMA News: Caddo County Man, MARTIN ROCHA Charged with Shooting Woman in Indian Country

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oa – MARTIN ROCHA, 56, a resident of Caddo County, has been charged with assaulting a woman in Indian Country with a rifle with the intent to murder her, along with other charges, announced Robert J. Troester, Acting U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Oklahoma. According to an affidavit in support of a … Continue reading OKLAHOMA News: Caddo County Man, MARTIN ROCHA Charged with Shooting Woman in Indian Country