Oklahoma News

Oklahoma court rejects immediate delay in opioid trial

The Oklahoma Supreme Court has rejected a request by drugmakers to immediately postpone the start of a trial in a lawsuit that accuses the companies of fueling the state's opioid epidemic.    The trial is scheduled to start May 28th. However, on Wednesday, the court set a March 20 hearing on whether to grant a 100-day postponement of the trial.

Oklahoma medical marijuana bill goes to governor

Oklahoma's booming new medical marijuana industry will have some new state regulations to follow under a bill that is now headed to the governor's desk.   The Oklahoma Senate voted 43-5 on Monday for the measure known as the "unity bill " because it's supported by various factions of the cannabis industry. It now heads to new Gov. Kevin Stitt.