One of several measures filed this session to restrict use of foreign law in Oklahoma courts gained passage out of the Senate Judiciary Committee Tuesday, but one senator questioned revised language relating to contracts.Read More »
Under a measure approved by the House Wednesday, a court would violate public policy if it bases its ruling on foreign law that would not grant the parties constitutional rights such as due process, freedom of religion, speech or press ...Read More »
Senate Judiciary Committee approves measure banning use of foreign law in Oklahoma courts. Mazzei bill sunsetting numerous tax credits clears Senate Finance Committee. State collects $578.3 million in general revenue in January, 10.2 percent more than the same month last ...Read More »
Senators Thursday approved a new measure that would ban the use of of foreign law in state courts. The conference version of SB 671 would prohibit courts from enforcing or using foreign law in situations where doing so would provide ...Read More »
A new attempt to ban Oklahoma courts from relying on foreign law in handing down decisions was defeated Wednesday in the Senate Rules Committee.
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And what a week it was. Not only were members of both houses careening along on the runaway train known as original-house floor deadline week, but dissent in one body boiled over in public and two lawmakers were hit with ...
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HB 1552, by Rep. Sally Kern, R-Oklahoma City, is aimed at prohibiting the use of foreign law in Oklahoma courts. What the bill actually would do is make void and unenforceable any court ruling based on any law, rule, legal ...
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