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Former Oklahoma City Mayor Patience S. Latting Dies At Age 94
Former Oklahoma City Mayor Patience S. Latting died December 29 at the age of 94. Her funeral is at 2 p.m., January 5 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 4400 N Shartel. Latting was the first woman to be elected mayor of a city of more than 350,000 residents in the U.S. She is also the only woman to be elected mayor of Oklahoma City, and was the first female to be elected to city council. She served three consecutive terms as mayor, from April 13, 1971 to April 12, 1983. She did not seek reelection after her third term. During her tenure, Latting pushed for a sense of cooperation, integrity and transparency among council members and staff.
Posted: Monday, December 31 2012, 12:15 PM CST
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Okla. grand jury returns new charges on ex-judge
May 23, 2013 23:32 GMT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Oklahoma's multicounty grand jury has returned new indictments against a former Lincoln County judge who already faces embezzlement and cattle theft charges.
The grand jury handed up the indictments Thursday against 47-year-old Craig S. Key of Chandler.
Key turned himself in last month to Lincoln County authorities who set bond at $10,000.
One indictment accuses Key of harboring a fugitive by allegedly encouraging a client facing criminal charges in Lincoln and Jefferson counties to flee the state to avoid prosecution.
Another charges Key with five counts of delivery of a forged note and accuses him of forging the name of a woman whose signature was required on escrow account checks that Key was also required to sign.
Key's attorney, Cheryl Ramsey of Stillwater, says the additional indictments are no surprise.
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