Court Holds Up $30M of Okla. Bonds Latest to Be Ruled Unconstitutional
- Oklahoma High Court Rules $5.5 Million Capitol Dome Bonds Unconstitutional. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;10/16/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31741, p27
Reports on the ruling of the Oklahoma Supreme Court that the bond issue meant to cover costs of the capitol dome is unconstitutional. Amount of the bonds scheduled for sale; Refusal of the court to permit a multi-million component of lease-revenue bonds; Opposition of the court to the...
- Oklahoma's high court puts disputed debt back on track. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;06/30/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30673, p29
Reports that the Oklahoma Supreme Court has declared $165 million of lease-revenue bonds constitutional. Sale of the debt through the Oklahoma Capital Improvement Authority; Possible appeal from taxpayers.
- OKLAHOMA: Higher Ed Bonds OK'd. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;10/1/2013, Vol. 385 Issue 33988, p7
The article informs that Oklahoma State Supreme Court on September 24, 2013 has given permission to state government to proceed with planned bond issues under its master lease agreement program for higher education projects.
- SUPREME COURT DECISION--Victory for Gays in Oklahoma Case. Walter, Dave; Freiberg, Peter // Advocate;4/30/85, Issue 419, p8
Reports on the Supreme Court Decision concerning the gay rights in Oklahoma law. Conclusion of the legal battle initiated by the National Gay Task Force; Victory of the gay community; Protection for speech on gay rights.
- 0kla. Supreme Court rules in Osage Nation tobacco dispute. HINES, ROCHELLE // Native American Times;10/16/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 41, p1
The article focuses on the ruling of the Oklahoma Supreme Court in the tax dispute involving the Osage Nation. The state ruling gave Oklahoma the authority to collect taxes of 86 cents per pack on cigarettes sold by Osage Nation stores and was opposed by the Oklahoma Tax Commission. The rate of...
- Oklahoma Court Allows Land to Be Separated From Water District. Stiegler, Mayo H. // Journal: American Water Works Association;Dec2002, Vol. 94 Issue 12, p37
Reports on the effort of Supreme Court of Oklahoma to uphold the decision of a board of county commissioners that allowed a separation of land from a rural water district as being in the best interest of the affected landowner. Amount of money borrowed by the Rural Water and Sewer District...
- L.A. Gay Clubs Shun 'Duke' for Governor. // Advocate;11/11/82, Issue 355, p11
Reports on the rulings of the Oklahoma Supreme Court from a divorce case to place the twin sons in the custody of their father, an acknowledged homosexual. Facts about the case; Evidence of the father's fitness to assume permanent legal custody; Significance of the court's decision.
- Oklahoma voluntary compliance initiative deemed constitutional. // Sales & Use Tax Alert;9/1/2008, Vol. 18 Issue 15, p4
The article reports that the Oklahoma Supreme Court has confirmed the constitutionality of a recently enacted legislation establishing a temporary statutory voluntary compliance initiative. In Fent v. Oklahoma, the Court reviewed the voluntary compliance initiative which is applicable to state...
- 'Abortion pill' backed in Okla. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;11/ 5/2013, pA02
The Supreme Court decided not to hear a case on the so-called abortion pill in the state, giving women access to RU-486. The decision leaves in place a ruling from Okla.'s top court, which voided a state law last Dec. that it said would have effectively banned all abortion-inducing drugs. The...