AP-OK--Oklahoma News Digest 1:30 pm, OK
Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Oklahoma. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Oklahoma City bureau at email@example.com or 405-525-2121.
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WHITE NATIONALIST PLOT-APPEAL
OKLAHOMA CITY — An Oklahoma man sentenced to death in 1999 for killing an Arkansas family in a plot to set up a whites-only nation in the Pacific Northwest wants a new trial. Danny Lee’s attorneys say in documents filed Monday in Little Rock federal court that prosecutors illegally failed to tell defense attorneys that a witness who testified that Lee admitted to the murders also told investigators he believed Lee was lying. By Ken Miller. 350 words.
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TULSA, Okla. — Oklahoma residents looking to invest in the state’s upcoming medical marijuana industry are anxiously awaiting the passage of business regulations. The Tulsa World reports that the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority has received nearly 1,300 business licenses as of Sept. 5. Those applications include 452 for dispensary, 662 for cultivation and 184 for processing. 250 words.
— OKLAHOMA EARTHQUAKES — Two earthquakes recorded within less than one minute of each other have rattled an area of northern Oklahoma.
— PIPE BOMB INDICTMENT-OKLAHOMA — A federal grand jury has indicted a Missouri man accused of having a pipe bomb at an apartment in northeastern Oklahoma.
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