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Press Releases and Articles

June 23, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter today charged Dr. Regan Nichols with five counts of second degree murder in relation to the death of at least five patients during her time working at a Midwest City clinic.  

According to the probable cause affidavit, Nichols, an osteopathic physician, knowingly prescribed controlled dangerous substances to patients without a legitimate medical need, in quantities and circumstances that are considered an extreme disregard of human life.

June 22, 2017

Application deadline is July 7

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter announced the application period for the 2017 Safe Oklahoma Grant Program is now open through Friday, July 7.

June 20, 2017

Attorney General Hunter: Commissioner's initiatives aim to harm energy industry

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter has authored and sent a letter to California Insurance Commissioner David Jones requesting Commissioner Jones cease and desist from requiring insurance companies to publicly disclose investments in fossil fuels and urging companies to sign a “pledge” to divest from the coal industry.  

June 14, 2017

Ruling to save DOC, sheriffs millions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter today announced a victory in an on-going dispute over inmate phone call rates and the costs incurred by the state corrections department and county jails for allowing those calls. 

June 7, 2017

TULSA – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter has filed two felony counts of securities fraud on Robert Eugene Tucker.

Tucker is currently serving a suspended sentence after pleading guilty in 2016 to practices similar to the charges filed today by the attorney general’s office.

June 7, 2017

The Journal Record: Task force wants the dope on opioids

By: Sarah Terry-Cobo The Journal Record

OKLAHOMA CITY – Mike Hunter needs both carrots and sticks to fight a dangerous drug problem.

June 1, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter today announced Assistant Attorney General Joy Mohorovicic will lead the new Attorney General’s Criminal Justice Division.

The Criminal Justice Division will oversee the state’s multicounty grand jury, the Oklahoma Commission on Opioid Abuse, the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, the Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Fraud Units.  

May 23, 2017

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued warning after deadly house fire 

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter is urging Oklahomans to stop purchasing or using LayZ Board Hoverboards.

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