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Fetal personhood controversy has women on both sides at state level

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM) 3/2/2012 Catholic Online (www.catholic.org) The “Personhood Act” in Oklahoma, introduced by Sen. Brian Crain, recognizes the legal personhood of embryonic life from the moment of fertilization. A similar measure was rejected in Mississippi. Some legal and medical experts raised

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SB182 Banning Teen Cell Phone Use Passes Committee

By BARBARA HOBEROCK World Capitol Bureau Published: 2/17/2012  2:26 AM OKLAHOMA CITY – A bill that would ban cell phone use among drivers younger than 18 is headed to the Senate floor. The Senate Public Safety Committee on Thursday passed the

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Oklahoma Senate panel approves personhood bill: Life begins at conception

By BARBARA HOBEROCK World Capitol Bureau Published: 2/7/2012 2:24 AM OKLAHOMA CITY – A bill that would declare that personhood starts at conception is headed to the Senate floor. Senate Bill 1433, by Sen. Brian Crain, R-Tulsa, passed the Senate

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