Auto dealership family pushes back against $46 million lawsuit, counter sues

The responses to the suit accuse Roundtree of selling damaged vehicles without disclosing it to customers, retaining customer rebates without disclosing it to customers or lending institutions, running credit reports without consent, and reporting false information to banks on vehicle sales.
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Survivors of Oklahoma City bombing left with questions about how money from disaster fund was distributed

Some survivors say they still struggle to gain access to millions of dollars donated to help them get on with their lives after the 1995 bombing
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Five years after tornado, residents of Oklahoma town still waiting for money back from homebuilding scam

Residents still talk about the charismatic dark-haired woman from Texas with seven different last names who arrived on a mission from God to help the mobile home park rebuild.
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Gatesway says state budget cuts caused its financial woes. Documents show the problems run far deeper

Gatesway quickly fell from steady financial footing and tumbled into debts so unmanageable its leaders began frantically liquidating assets, laying off employees and picking off clients they deemed “unprofitable” just to pay its bills.
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U.S. Supreme Court to take up Oklahoma death penalty case, question of Creek Nation reservation

There is no timeline for how the case will proceed, but briefs will likely be submitted to the high court through the summer, with oral arguments to occur in autumn, and a decision by the court being issued by June 2019, an Oklahoma AG's Office spokesman said Monday.
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Despite industry opposition to tax that led to teacher raise, CEOs at some of state’s largest energy companies got pay increases

While both Continental Resources and Devon Energy supported a failed plan that included a 4 percent tax increase on oil and gas production, they balked at a later 5 percent increase.
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Auto dealership owner facing $46 million lawsuit denies allegations, says company ‘broke the spirit’ of the dealership it purchased

Glover's attorney said the family did not dupe or take advantage of Roundtree or its president Matt Stinson, who flew to Tulsa and met with Glover at his home prior to the sale of Jim Glover Chevrolet in 2017.
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Company sues Tulsa auto dealership family, says it was ‘duped’ in $46 million purchase deal

The lawsuit alleges the defendants committed fraud, civil conspiracy, interference with contract and business relations, misappropriation of trade secrets, deceptive trade practices and numerous breaches of contract.
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Oil bust helped some of Oklahoma’s largest companies avoid income taxes

When crude oil prices crashed between 2014 and 2016, many Oklahoma energy companies booked sizable losses that can be used to reduce or completely eliminate state income tax liability for up to 20 years.
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In endless state budget crisis, Todd Lamb sticks to no-tax increase stance

Lamb's no-tax increase campaign has played well with business leaders, and he’s has received ample support from the energy industry including political action committees backed by some of the state’s largest oil and gas companies.
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