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The Different Types of Drug Charges: What You Need to Know

There are many different types of drug crimes, some of which come with very serious repercussions. Unfortunately, drug crimes are a very common occurrence in the United States and many people find themselves faced with prosecution for a wide range of allegations. It is important to note that drugs are broken up and classified into different categories based on a handful of factors. In some serious cases, drug charges can make it all the way up to the federal level, whereas other crimes are less serious and prosecuted at the state level. Drug Charges Explained Every state in the U.S.… Read More

Probation Violation

Probation allows those who have plead guilty to (or been convicted of crimes) to serve all or part of their sentences outside of jail or prison. A person who has been given probation in Oklahoma must adhere with strict terms to remain out of jail—meaning that probation violations are a very serious matter. Probation violations can result in the acceleration or revocation of a suspended or deferred sentence, meaning that instead of completing probation in the comfort of their home with the ability to go to work and live a relatively normal life, a person will be sent to jail… Read More

Discounted St. Patrick’s Day Parade Uber Rides

Oklahoma City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is back once again this year, and with our commitment to safety and community support, Angela Singleton is proud to offer discounted Uber rides for parade goers on Saturday, March 16. Angela Singleton will offer support on parade day for $500 worth of Uber rides for customers between 12pm and 11pm. The first 50 people to sign up will each receive a coupon code for $10 off their Uber ride. St. Patrick’s Day Accidents As we move into March, many are gearing up for St. Patrick’s Day and making plans that typically involve drinking.… Read More

Suing After Violent Assault

Being victimized changes your entire life, particularly when that victimization is through physical assault. There are many types of assault causing physical and emotional injuries, including violence using guns, knives, blunt objects, vehicles and physical aggression. The injuries you suffer may cause disfiguration, permanent trauma, irreversible injuries, life altering injuries or even fatality. Making the Decision to File a Civil Lawsuit You can file a criminal lawsuit against your offender after violent assault. It is important to realize that others may carry some of the responsibility in your assault, too. Whomever you pursue through a civil lawsuit, the case is… Read More

Age of Consent in Oklahoma

In Oklahoma, it is illegal for an adult (someone over the age of 18) to have sex with a minor (someone under the age of 15), even when the act is consensual for both parties. The law in practice, however, is much more complex than age. For some less-experienced criminal defense attorneys, the complexities of sex crime cases can be a daunting task to undertake. It is well understood that children and teenagers cannot consent to sexual intercourse in the same way that two adults can. Known as the “age of consent,” this statute protects children under the age of… Read More

Oklahoma Felony Guide: What You Need to Know

While some states classify felonies into distinct categories (such as Class A-D felonies), Oklahoma is one of a few states that does not make distinction between different classes of crime. In fact, any crime that is punishable by death or imprisonment in a state prison is classified as a felony under . Angela Singleton is dedicated to making a general knowledge of Oklahoma criminal law accessible to as many people as possible. Because of the difference in how felonies are defined in Oklahoma compared to other states, there may be some confusion as to how a criminal proceeding occurs when… Read More

What are Oklahoma’s Gun Laws?

Owning a gun is a privilege granted by virtue of the 2nd Amendment of the Constitution, but understanding Oklahoma-specific gun laws is a slightly more complicated matter. Being convicted of a firearm charge in Oklahoma can carry a number of permanent consequences, including the inability to legally own guns and the loss of job and housing opportunities. With the never-ending controversy surrounding our country’s gun laws, it is now more important than ever to understand exactly what your legal rights to gun ownership are. Angela Singleton’s expertise in Oklahoma’s firearm laws has allowed her to explore a number of legal… Read More