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- Group Plans Shelter Bond Re-Do. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;4/23/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34097, p1
The article reports that the Take Shelter Oklahoma organization has stated that it will rewrite the proposal for 500 million U.S. dollars of state bonds to build school storm shelters instead of using amended petitions with a state-approved ballot title as of April 2014. It mentions that...
- Montana Judge Drops Three Ballot Measures, Citing Fraud. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;9/15/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32467, p4
The article reports on the order given by a judge to remove three measures from November's statewide ballot, including a proposed state spending limit in Montana. The growth of the state budget to a formula defined by inflation and population growth, modeled after Colorado's Taxpayer Bill of...
- 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 Supreme Court questions `moral' obligation on highway deal. Sanders, Lisa // Bond Buyer;12/03/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30284, p2
Questions the debated $300 million highway bond issue by the Oklahoma Supreme Court in Oklahoma City, while highlighting the Legislature's `moral' obligation to repay the bonds. Explanation on the legal issue involving the state and the proposed debt issue; Possibility of the issuance of the...
- UTTAR PRADESH: Park in Noida Wins Court Approval. // India -- West;12/10/2010, Vol. 36 Issue 3, pA44
The article reports that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Kumari Mayawati wins Supreme Court approval for the construction of a park near a bird sanctuary in Oklahoma.
- 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.
- Court Holds Up $30M of Okla. Bonds Latest to Be Ruled Unconstitutional. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;9/10/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31716, p1
Reports on the refusal of Oklahoma Supreme Court to separate $30 million of lease-revenue bonds issued for Oklahoma universities, from a 175$ million bonds package that was declared unconstitutional as of September 10, 2003. Judgment of the court regarding the refusal; Impact of the refusal on...
- How a family tragedy may lead to a landmark. Whitford, E. // Scholastic Update;4/8/88, Vol. 120 Issue 13, p10
One of the most controversial cases is now before the Supreme Court: Thompson vs Oklahoma. To lawyers, the issue is whether the death penalty for juveniles violates the Constitution's ban against cruel and unusual punishment. Behind the legal argument is a tale of human tragedy. INSET: When...
- Is mental disorder compensable? // Occupational Hazards;Feb95, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p89
Highlights the compensation claims of Officer Osborne of the Oklahoma City Police Department. Alleged suffering from an occupational illness; Oklahoma Supreme Court ruling on `Osborne v. Oklahoma City Police Department.'