Hand Injuries at Work

Hand Injuries at Work

Hand Injuries at Work are covered by Oklahoma workers compensation law. There are over a million people who experience an on the job hand injury annually.  These come from repetitive use, machine injuries, etc.  So repeating clicking a mouse, typing, or even constant movement in a mechanic shop can cause eventual long term injury.  However, there are other situations that can also cause a…

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Threats By Phone in Oklmulgee

Threats By Phone

In a May 2017 article, NewsOK reports that members of the Irish Mob attempted silence witnesses in an upcoming murder trial.  The inmates used burn phones to call and text witnesses from jail.  These threats by phone were valid.  A carefully orchestrated attempt on one witness’s life left him in the hospital with a gunshot wound to the chest.  When the witness survived, threats…

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Drug Trafficking Crimes in Okmulgee

Drug Trafficking Crimes in Okmulgee

Drug Trafficking Crimes in Okmulgee carry the potential for time in prison. It’s widely known that Oklahoma has some of the toughest drug laws in the country. With its amended version of the Trafficking in Illegal Drugs Act, you can get 20 years for a first violation of its provisions. The Trafficking in Illegal Drugs Act makes it illegal to knowingly possess, distribute, manufacture,…

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Okmulgee Burglary Crimes

Embezzlement Crimes in Okmulgee

Okmulgee Burglary Crimes are common in Okmulgee County. Burglary is a felony that carries harsh penalties. Burglary is generally defined as a person breaking and entering into a building. If you break or enter you must have the intent to commit a felony. People typically assume that the intended felony is a theft of some kind. In fact, the definition of burglary is bigger…

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Okmulgee County Garnishment Attorneys

Okmulgee County Garnishment Attorneys

Our Okmulgee County Garnishment Attorneys help people understand garnishments in Oklahoma. If you’ve been garnished its probably true that you’ve been suffering financial problem for some time now. Whether it’s the constant creditor collection calls, hits to your credit score or money judgment its difficult. Sometimes the garnishment comes out of nowhere until it shows up in your paycheck. The unfortunate truth is that…

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Possession of Prescription Drugs in Okmulgee

Possession of prescription drugs

Oklahoma Watch reports in a 2016 article that 59% of fatal overdoses in Oklahoma were from prescription drug abuse.  The three leading prescription drugs causing overdoses were:  Oxycodone, Hydrocodone, and Alprazolam (Xanax).  Some doctors report that people come in with overdoses who have habits reaching close to $300/day on prescription pills.  As a result, Oklahoma increased penalties on possession of prescription drugs. Fortunately for…

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How To Make a Will in Okmulgee

How to make a will

The importance of knowing How to make a will in Okmulgee is illustrated by the following story. You may have heard of the Osage Indian nation murders over their oil fortune.  It’s now in a book “Killers of the Flower Moon”.  The murder conspiracy worked because the multi-million dollar oil fortune owned by the Osage could only pass through inheritance.  Thus, people had to…

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