Update on Oklahoma Workers' Compensation and the Oklahoma Option

Lawsuit Challenges Constitutionality of SB 1062

Hearing Set for October 16.

Late Tuesday, September 17, 2013, Oklahoma City attorney John McMurry filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the recently enacted Senate Bill 1062. McMurry filed the suit on behalf of Harry Coates (Republican Senator from Seminole), Emily Virgin (Democrat Representative from Norman) and Rick Beams (president of the Professional Firefighters of Oklahoma).

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