Oklahoma Supreme Court Decisions 2023

AMOORPOUR v. KIRKHAM  
Date: December 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 120
Docket Number: 120181

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case heard before the Supreme Court of the State of Oklahoma, the plaintiffs, Mohammad Amoorpour and Maryam Amnifar, trustees of the Amoorpour Family Trust, sought to quiet title to a piece of property against…

IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION OF A.J.B.  
Date: December 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 122
Docket Number: 120431

Justia Opinion Summary: In this case, a mother and her husband (the appellants) sought to adopt the mother's biological child, A.J.B., born out of wedlock, without the consent of the child's biological father. The biological father (the…

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF GEORGES
Date: December 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 123
Docket Number: 120989
FRANK BARTEL TRANSPORTATION v. STATE  
Date: December 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 121
Docket Number: 121252

Justia Opinion Summary: In a collision involving a sedan owned by Murray State College and a semi truck and trailer owned by Frank Bartel Transportation (FBT), the college employee driving the sedan was killed and the FBT vehicle was destroyed.…

CANTWELL v. FLEX-N-GATE  
Date: December 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 116
Docket Numbers: 120189, Comp w/ 120458, 120460

Justia Opinion Summary: Kevin Cantwell worked for Flex-N-Gate for 28 years during which he sustained numerous work-related injuries. He was awarded permanent partial disability (PPD) benefits for these injuries under the law as it existed…

IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF LANDING  
Date: December 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 117
Docket Number: 120759

Justia Opinion Summary: This case, delivered by The Supreme Court of the State of Oklahoma, concerns the right of succession to the role of estate administrator, specifically in situations where a third-party administrator has been appointed.…

UNDERWOOD v. STATE BD. OF EXAMINERS OF CERTIFIED SHORTHAND REPORTERS
Date: December 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 118
Docket Number: 121667
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. ELSEY
Date: December 4, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 115
Docket Number: SCBD-7582
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. KALKA
Date: November 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 113
Docket Number: SCBD-7576
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. JACKSON
Date: November 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 114
Docket Number: SCBD-7581
Scott v. Foster  
Date: November 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 112
Docket Number: 118267

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioner Derrick Scott filed a petition to establish paternity. Respondent-Mother Candice Foster moved to dismiss, asserting that title 10, section 7700-609(B) required a party to commence an adjudication of paternity…

Oklahoma Call for Reproductive Justice v. Drummond  
Date: November 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 111
Docket Number: 119918

Justia Opinion Summary: The appellants in this case filed an action to permanently enjoin enforcement of five Acts of the Oklahoma Legislature. Each Act concerned the termination of a pregnancy. The appellants' challenges were based upon…

Rivenburg v. Cilberti  
Date: November 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 109
Docket Number: 120042

Justia Opinion Summary: An Oklahoma district court ordered the admission to probate of a will executed in 2018 by Velda Mae Rivenburg, after denying challenges to the will brought by the testator's son. Velda Mae was survived by one son,…

Cathey v. McCurtain County Bd. of County Comm'rs  
Date: November 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 108
Docket Number: 121465

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs-appellants Michael Cathey and Vonderosa Properties, LLC (collectively "Vonderosa") filed suit seeking declaratory relief against Defendant-Appellee Board of County Commissioners for McCurtain County (Board)…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. LOCKARD
Date: November 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 110
Docket Number: SCBD-7505
Accident Care & Treatment Center v. CSAA General Insurance Co.  
Date: November 7, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 105
Docket Number: 119644

Justia Opinion Summary: Medical providers sued insurance company to enforce their perfected medical liens for professional services rendered to a person injured in a car accident. Insurance company disputed the: (1) reasonableness of the…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. HENDERSON
Date: November 6, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 104
Docket Number: SCBD-7527
Hamilton v. Welsh  
Date: October 24, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 103
Docket Number: 119694

Justia Opinion Summary: The parents of Elliott Williams created their individual wills and joint trust after Elliott died. A wrongful death lawsuit was filed on Elliott's behalf, and the Williamses were statutory beneficiaries to proceeds from…

Oklahoma Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church v. Timmons  
Date: October 24, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 101
Docket Number: 121483

Justia Opinion Summary: The First United Methodist Church of Oklahoma City (First Church) was affiliated with the Oklahoma Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church (UMC). First Church wished to undergo the process of disaffiliation from…

Oklahoma Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church v. Timmons  
Date: October 24, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 102
Docket Number: 121538

Justia Opinion Summary: The Church of the Servant was affiliated with the Oklahoma Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church (UMC). The Church wished to undergo the process of disaffiliation from UMC while retaining its real property, as…

Ullman v. Oklahoma Highway Patrol  
Date: October 17, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 100
Docket Number: 121422

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs were allegedly injured from a collision with an Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) Trooper. Less than three weeks after the accident, plaintiffs' lawyer sent the OHP a letter asking it to preserve any evidence…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. REEDY
Date: October 17, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 99
Docket Number: SCBD-7268
Oklahoma Dept. of Corrections v. Byrd  
Date: October 10, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 97
Docket Number: 119908 (cons. w/ 119907)

Justia Opinion Summary: Oklahoma counties were required to house state prison inmates in certain instances. In turn, Oklahoma law required the state to reimburse counties twenty-seven Dollars ($27.00) per day per state inmate for the cost of…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. LANCE
Date: October 10, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 98
Docket Number: SCBD-7183 ( SCBD-7214)
Leo v. Oklahoma Water Resources Board  
Date: October 3, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 96
Docket Number: 118892

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioners Debbie Leo d/b/a Miller Lake Retreat, LLC, Larinda McClellan, Louise Redman Trust, Walter Myrl Redman, and Kenneth Roberts appealed a district court's order affirming the Oklahoma Water Resources Board's (the…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. RICHARDSON
Date: October 2, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 95
Docket Number: SCBD-7278
Bird v. Pruett's Food, Inc.  
Date: September 26, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 92
Docket Number: 120434

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff Steven Bird, an independent contractor hired to install a new checkout lane at Defendant Pruett's Food store, was injured after falling off a ladder Defendant had supplied to aid Plaintiff in completing the…

RE: TRANSCRIPT RATES
Date: September 25, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 93
Oil Valley Petroleum v. Moore  
Date: September 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 90
Docket Number: 119810

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff Oil Valley Petroleum, LLC and defendant Clay Moore (Moore) sought equitable relief to adjudicate title based upon two oil and gas leases. Plaintiff requested the trial court to quiet title, cancel an oil and…

Murrow v. Penney  
Date: September 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 91
Docket Number: 120915

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant-appellee Malcolm Penney left a wedding which was held at The Springs Event Venue and proceeded to drive the wrong way down a highway. He crashed head-on into a vehicle driven by Marissa Murrow, killing her.…

BS&B SAFETY SYSTEMS v. EDGERTON
Date: September 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 89
Docket Number: 121230
IN THE MATTER OF THE REINSTATEMENT OF WELCH
Date: September 18, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 88
Docket Number: SCBD-7428
U.S. Bank National Assoc. v. Hill  
Date: September 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 86
Docket Number: 118680

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2002, the Defendant-appellee Carmela Hill (Hill) pursued counterclaims against U.S. Bank and its mortgage servicer Nationstar following bank's dismissal of its foreclosure action against Hill. A jury returned a…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. WIEHL
Date: September 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 87
Docket Number: 7359
In the Matter of the Application of the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority  
Date: August 1, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 84
Docket Number: 120619

Justia Opinion Summary: The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority (OTA) brought an original proceeding to the Oklahoma Supreme Court asking the Court approve revenue bonds to finance the construction of three turnpike projects, update and repair turnpike…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. LOCKARD
Date: August 1, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 85
Docket Number: SCBD-7505
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. SMITH
Date: July 26, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 83
Docket Number: SCBD-7326
IN THE MATTER OF THE REINSTATEMENT OF GIERHART
Date: June 27, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 82
Docket Number: SCBD-7375
Fitzpatrick v. Fitzpatrick  
Date: June 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 81
Docket Number: 118853

Justia Opinion Summary: Nicole Fitzpatrick obtained a dissolution of her marriage to Jeremy Fitzpatrick. The couple had minor children and significant marital assets, including real property, bank accounts, investments, and personal…

Childers v. Arrowood  
Date: June 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 74
Docket Number: 119815

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff-appellees Rory and Emmy Childers owned property in Creek County, Oklahoma. Defendants-appellants James and Jennifer Arrowood owned property west of the Childers property. Prior to 2008 the Childers Property was…

Guilbeau v. Durant, HMA  
Date: June 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 80
Docket Number: 119901

Justia Opinion Summary: After Appellant Crystal Guilbeau suffered a miscarriage, Hospital employees photographed the child's remains and presented the images to her as part of Hospital's bereavement program. Appellant sued Hospital and unnamed…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. ELSEY
Date: June 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 75
Docket Number: SCBD-6553
IN THE MATTER OF THE REINSTATEMENT OF KATINE
Date: June 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 72
Docket Number: SCBD-7353
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. MCCOY
Date: June 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 79
Docket Number: SCBD-7414
IN RE AMENDMENT OF OKLAHOMA SUPREME COURT RULE 1.23
Date: June 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 77
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. STACK
Date: June 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 78
Docket Number: SCBD-7489
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. JORDAN
Date: June 19, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 71
Docket Number: SCBD-7504
TOCH, LLC v. City of Tulsa, et al.  
Date: June 13, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 69
Docket Numbers: 119662, Comp. w/119831

Justia Opinion Summary: TOCH, LLC, the owner and operator of Aloft Hotel, alleged that the Tulsa Tourism Improvement District No. 1 was allegedly improperly created because fifty percent or more of the affected hotel owners protested in writing…

Berkson v. Oklahoma ex rel. Administrative Director of the Courts  
Date: June 13, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 70
Docket Number: 120589

Justia Opinion Summary: Howard Berkson, Esq. ("Lawyer") filed an action to challenge a ten-dollar fee collected for the Lengthy Trial Fund ("LTF") when a new case is filed. State defendants the administrative director of Oklahoma Courts and…

IN THE MATTER OF STRIKING OF NAMES OF MEMBERS OF THE OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION
Date: June 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 67
Docket Number: SCBD-7260
IN THE MATTER OF STRIKING OF NAMES OF MEMBERS OF THE OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION
Date: June 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 68
Docket Number: SCBD-7261
IN THE MATTER OF THE SUSPENSION OF MEMBERS OF THE OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION
Date: June 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 65
Docket Number: SCBD-7491
IN THE MATTER OF THE SUSPENSION OF MEMBERS OF THE OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION
Date: June 12, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 66
Docket Number: SCBD-7492
MTGLQ Investors v. Witherspoon  
Date: June 6, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 62
Docket Number: 118355

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2004, the Defendants-appellees Joe and Cindy Witherspoon obtained an installment loan in the amount of $66,400.00 from a mortgage company. The promissory note was secured by a standard Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac uniform…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. BETHEA
Date: June 5, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 64
Docket Number: SCBD-7443
TIB-The Independent Bankers Bank v. Goerke  
Date: May 31, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 61
Docket Number: 119609

Justia Opinion Summary: In August 2015, Plaintiff-appellant, TIB-The Independent Bankers Bank ("TIB"), filed a foreclosure action against Kyle Goerke, based on a mortgage executed and recorded in 2007. TIB also included claims against Kyle…

Oklahoma Call for Reproductive Justice v. Oklahoma  
Date: May 31, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 60
Docket Number: 120376

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioners filed this original proceeding objecting to two pieces of legislation passed by the Oklahoma legislature during the 2022 legislative session: S.B. 1503 and H.B. 4327. Both acts prohibited abortion after…

Hirschfeld, et al. v. Oklahoma Turnpike Authority  
Date: May 31, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 59
Docket Number: 120981

Justia Opinion Summary: A group of Oklahoma landowners petitioned for a declaratory judgment and injunctive relief, claiming that the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority violated the Open Meeting Act, 25 O.S.2021, §§ 301 to 314, regarding its notice to…

Pike Off OTA v. Okla. Turnpike Auth.  
Date: May 23, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 57
Docket Number: 121039

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellants Pike Off OTA, Inc., Amy Cerato, Mike Leary, Vince Dougherty, Terrie Club, Mike Club, Twyla Smith, Cali Coward, Karen Powell, Mike Powell, Cedric Leblanc, Darla Leblanc, Claudette Wispe, Mark Dooling, Nate…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. ODOM
Date: May 23, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 58
Docket Number: SCBD-7413
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. FIELDS
Date: May 9, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 56
Docket Number: SCBD-6906
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. LOWERY
Date: May 9, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 54
Docket Number: SCBD-7399
In the Matter of the Estate of Parker  
Date: May 2, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 50
Docket Number: 119871

Justia Opinion Summary: Ronald W. Parker (Decedent) died on April 3, 2020, as a resident of Pittsburg County, Oklahoma. He left behind two adult daughters, Mandy Allford and Shila Pirpich, and a brother, Herman Parker (Herman). A little more…

Terral Telephone Co. v. Oklahoma St. Bd. of Equalization  
Date: May 2, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 51
Docket Number: 120943

Justia Opinion Summary: Respondent Oklahoma State Board of Equalization, assessed an ad valorem tax concerning on the property of Complainant Terral Telephone Company. The Company protested the assessment, and the Board moved to dismiss the…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. LITTLEFIELD
Date: May 2, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 53
Docket Number: SCBD-7259
HERRERA-CHACON v. STATE
Date: May 1, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 52
Docket Number: 120985
Norris v. Pool  
Date: April 25, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 47
Docket Number: 118980

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellees Jean Norris a/k/a Jeannie Norris, Carol Mikles, and Kenneth Hopcus (collectively Cousins) brought this action seeking an order declaring them as the primary beneficiaries of an Individual Retirement Account…

In the Matter of the Adoption of L.B.L.  
Date: April 25, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 48
Docket Number: 119316

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioners Grant and Kalan Lloyd sought to adopt minor child L.B.L. without Mother Sara Pollard's consent. The District Court found that Child was eligible for adoption without Mother's consent. Mother appealed, and the…

In the Matter of S.J.W.  
Date: April 25, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 49
Docket Number: 119404

Justia Opinion Summary: After the Carter County, Oklahoma District Court adjudicated S.J.W. (child) as deprived, Parents-appellants appealed. S.J.W., through child's attorney, filed a motion to dismiss the appeal for lack of subject matter…

RE REVOCATION OF CERTIFICATES OF CERTIFIED SHORTHAND REPORTERS
Date: April 24, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 45
Schlumberger Technology Corp. v. Travelers Indemnity Co. of America  
Date: April 18, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 42
Docket Number: 120197

Justia Opinion Summary: Erasmo Paredes sustained an on-the-job injury in late 2019. He continued working for his employer, Schlumberger Technology Corp., until January 30, 2020. His employer's insurance carrier, Travelers Indemnity Company of…

IN RE AMENDMENT TO RULE 3 OF RULES FOR COURT OF TAX REVIEW
Date: April 17, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 41
IN RE AMENDMENT OF RULE 1.60, OKLAHOMA SUPREME COURT RULES
Date: April 17, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 43
IN RE: AMENDMENT OF OKLAHOMA SUPREME COURT RULE 1.4.
Date: April 17, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 44
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. PARRIS
Date: April 10, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 39
Docket Number: SCBD-7234
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. MORTENSEN
Date: April 4, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 32
Docket Number: 7095
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. BAILEY
Date: April 4, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 34
Docket Number: SCBD-6776
Okla. Gas & Electric Co. v. State ex rel. Okla. Corp. Comm'n  
Date: April 3, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 33
Docket Number: 117896

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2018, ONEOK Arbuckle II Pipeline, LLC began construction of a natural gas liquid pipeline to transport Oklahoma production to the interstate market. The pipeline required electricity to operate a series of pump…

RE REINSTATEMENT OF CERTIFIED SHORTHAND REPORTERS
Date: April 3, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 30
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. JEFFERSON
Date: April 3, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 36
Docket Number: SCBD-7184
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. LUNDAY
Date: April 3, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 35
Docket Number: SCBD-7417
Shellem v. Gruneweld  
Date: March 28, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 26
Docket Number: 120131

Justia Opinion Summary: During the summer of 2021, Appellants Edmond Public School Board Members and Edmond Public School District Superintendent, Angela Grunewald, (collectively "District") anticipated a complete return to in-person…

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. GLAPION
Date: March 28, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 29
Docket Number: SCBD-7280
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. CLARK
Date: March 28, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 27
Docket Number: SCBD-7291
IN RE AMENDMENT OF OKLAHOMA SUPREME COURT, RULE 1.20 AND 1.22
Date: March 27, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 28
Chimento v. Gallagher Benefit Services  
Date: March 21, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 22
Docket Numbers: 120089, 120101

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff Sue Chimento brought claims for defamation, negligence, intentional interference with business relations, false representation, constructive fraud, and conspiracy against Defendants Gallagher Benefit Services,…

Oklahoma Call for Reproductive Justice v. Drummond  
Date: March 21, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 24
Docket Number: 120543

Justia Opinion Summary: Petitioners were healthcare providers and an advocacy group, the Oklahoma Call for Reproductive Justice. Respondents were various state officials: the Attorney General of the State of Oklahoma, the district attorneys of…

IN THE MATTER OF THE REINSTATEMENT OF MADDEN
Date: March 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 25
Docket Number: SCBD-7288
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. MCCOY
Date: March 20, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 23
Docket Number: SCBD-7414
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. SHYERS
Date: March 7, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 20
Docket Number: SCBD-7212
IN RE AMENDMENT TO OKLAHOMA SUPREME COURT RULE 1.200
Date: March 6, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 21
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. LIPE
Date: March 6, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 19
Docket Number: SCBD-7416
IN THE MATTER OF THE REINSTATEMENT OF MCCUTCHEON
Date: February 28, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 18
Docket Number: SCBD-7317
RE SUSPENSION OF CERTIFICATES OF CERTIFIED SHORTHAND REPORTERS
Date: February 21, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 15
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. ADIBI
Date: February 21, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 17
Docket Number: SCBD-7400
Tres C, LLC v. Raker Resources  
Date: February 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 13
Docket Number: 118650

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff-respondent Tres C, LLC was an Oklahoma limited liability company whose members were Viola "Tincy" Cowan, her son David Cowan, her daughter Karlea Cowan Ewald, her grandson Scot Meier, and her granddaughter…

Kpiele-Poda v. Patterson-UTI Energy, et al.  
Date: February 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 11
Docket Numbers: 119375, Consol. w/119406

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2018, Mwande Serge Kpiele-Poda ("Employee") was injured at a wellsite while repairing a conveyor that activated and crushed his legs. While Employee's Workers' Compensation claim was still pending, he filed a petition…

MeGee v. El Patio  
Date: February 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 14
Docket Number: 119449

Justia Opinion Summary: In January 2021, Plaintiff-appellant Nancy MeGee, as Personal Representative of and on behalf of the Estate of David MeGee, filed a wrongful death action against Defendants-appellees El Patio, LLC and Dylan Welch, an…

Owens v. Owens  
Date: February 14, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 12
Docket Number: 119920

Justia Opinion Summary: Respondent-appellant Wife appealed the property division incorporated into a divorce decree. The parties initially agreed to a settlement after mediation, but Wife later changed her mind. Petitioner-appellee Husband…

Gray v. Fidelity Brokerage Services  
Date: February 7, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 7
Docket Number: 119317

Justia Opinion Summary: Appellants Amy Gray, Jerry Dickman, Jeffrey Dickman, and Deborah Henderson (collectively Children) brought an action seeking an order declaring Children as the primary beneficiaries of a Profit-Sharing Plan (PSP) and an…

IN RE AMENDMENT OF RULE 2 OF RULES GOVERNING ADMISSION TO THE PRACTICE OF LAW
Date: February 7, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 10
Docket Number: SCBD-7385
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION
Date: February 6, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 9
Docket Number: SCBD-7403
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. ETHERINGTON
Date: February 6, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 8
Docket Number: SCBD-7383
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. WALKER
Date: January 30, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 6
Docket Numbers: SCBD-6960, SCBD 7327
MUSCOGEE (CREEK) NATION v. LEXINGTON INSURANCE CO.
Date: January 23, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 4
Docket Numbers: 119413, Comp w/119359, 119701
CHOCTAW NATION v. LEXINGTON INSURANCE CO.
Date: January 23, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 3
Docket Numbers: 119413, Comp w/119359, 119701
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. WRIGHT
Date: January 18, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 1
Docket Number: SCBD-7318
STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. KRIGEL
Date: January 17, 2023
Citation: 2023 OK 2
Docket Number: SCBD-7393
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