Tag Archives: foreign law

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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 ...

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Senate Rules panel kills “American Laws for American Courts” measure (access required)

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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Capitol week in review (March 14-18) (access required)

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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