For law enforcement agencies, a positive alert from a certified narcotics-detecting dog can give an officer probable cause to search a vehicle without a search warrant. But, records show, an alert does not always mean drugs are present.
The study’s authors included no medical doctors and conducted no actual first-hand research, but Oklahoma based much of its decision to adopt nitrogen as an execution method on its findings.Full Story
“We can no longer sit on the sidelines and wait for drugs,” says Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter.Full Story
The city of Tulsa said the court’s procedures still are generous to those seeking to clear warrants and the change was necessary for operations to run smoothly.Full Story
Ben Fu is running for Tulsa County District Attorney and wants to change the court system from the inside. Is that something voters are ready for?Full Story
Fu served as an assistant district attorney under both Tim Harris and Steve Kunzweiler before leaving last year to begin work at his private practice.Full Story