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Oklahoma Cities, Counties Navigate Uncertainty of New Oil and Gas Law

Oklahoma Cities, Counties Navigate Uncertainty of New Oil and Gas Law

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Oklahoma cities and counties are facing uncertainty as they attempt to adjust to a new law forbidding the state from doing business with oil and gas companies. Despite conflicting opinions, all parties must continue to find practical solutions to govern the situation. [[1](https://oklahomawatch.org/2023/07/20/oklahoma-cities-counties-navigate-uncertainty-of-new-oil-and-gas-law/)]

Most Oklahoma Jails Failed Health Department Inspections in 2022

Most Oklahoma Jails Failed Health Department Inspections in 2022

Oklahoma jails have come under fire due to failing health department inspections in 2022. [[3](https://oklahomawatch.org/2023/07/12/most-oklahoma-jails-failed-health-department-inspections-in-2022/)] Inspectors found hundreds of violations, from smoke detection systems to raw sewage leaking into cells. Some jails were deemed to be in complete disrepair.