LAW-RELATED EDUCATION NEWS
Volume 6, Number 2
Lawyers in the
December 12, 2012, the Oklahoma Bar Association hosted the Law
School for Legislators Program to welcome newly elected legislators.
OBA 2013 President James Stuart began the program by welcoming legis-lators
to the event. A number of prominent legists addressed legal issues
relevant to creating sound laws. Justice James Winchester provided a
budget summary for the judicial branch and spoke about single subject
legislation. Court of Criminal Appeals Presiding Judge Arlene Johnson
reviewed the structure of the Oklahoma Judicial System. Oklahoma Com-missioners
on Uniform State Laws, Don Holladay and Ryan Leonard high-lighted
the work of the Commission and the importance of harmonious
laws. Veteran legislator and Oklahoma County Commissioner, Ray
Vaughn, advised the law-makers on effective representation of their con-stituency.
OBA/LRE Coordinator, Jane McConnell covered community
National Council of
Program and San-dra
facilitated the day
program by thank-ing
OBA 2013 President, James Stuart, congratulates
Representative Kevin Matthews.
Pictured above l-r: Rep. Scott Biggs, Senator Corey Brooks; Court of Criminal
Appeals Judges Clancy Smith and Gary Lumpkin.
Law School for Legislators