Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals

Decisions STATE v. K.B.2022 OK CR 22Case Number: JS-2022-348Decided: 09/22/2022 ¶1 Appellee, K.B., is charged as a Youthful Offender with Manslaughter in the First Degree, in violation of 21 O.S.2011, § 711(3), in Oklahoma County District Court Case No. CF-2021-5362. On January 6, 2022, the State filed a Motion for Imposition of an Adult Sentence. Eight days…

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Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals

Decisions OLIVER v. STATE2022 OK CR 15Case Number: F-2021-482Decided: 08/11/2022 ¶1 Appellant, Nicholaus Mark Oliver, was tried by jury and convicted in the District Court of Canadian County, Case No. CF-2018-698, of Domestic Abuse by Strangulation, in violation of 21 O.S.2011, § 644(J). The jury returned a guilty verdict with a sentence of two years imprisonment and…

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Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals | Feb. 23, 2022

Decisions BUSBY v. STATE 2022 OK CR 4, S-2021-18Decided 02/17/2022 ¶1 The State of Oklahoma brings this appeal from an adverse ruling by a preliminary hearing magistrate in Cleveland County District Court case number CF-2020-849. 1 The preliminary hearing magistrate, Honorable Lori A. Puckett, Special Judge, entered an order sustaining Appellee’s demurrer to the evidence…

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Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals | Feb. 16, 2022

Decisions BRYANT v. STATE 2022 OK CR 5, RE-2019-885Decided 02/10/2022 ¶1 On April 30, 2010, Appellant, Eddie Labron Bryant, pled guilty as a Youthful Offender to one count of Robbery with a Firearm in Oklahoma County Case No. CF-2010-0001. Appellant received a Youthful Offender sentence of eight (8) years in the custody and under the…

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Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals | Feb. 1, 2022

Decisions GILLIOMS v. STATE2022 OK CR 3, F-2020-469 ¶1 Appellant Martaveous Dwayne Gillioms was tried by jury and convicted of Second Degree Felony Murder, After Former Conviction of Two or More Felonies (Count I) ( 21 O.S.2011, § 701.8 (2)) and Gang Association While in the Commission of a Gang Related Offense (Count II) (…

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Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals

DECISIONS WADKINS v. STATE2022 OK CR 1Case Number: F-2018-790Decided: 01/20/2022ROBERT ERIC WADKINS, Appellant v. THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA, Appellee ¶1 This Court handed down an Opinion in the above-styled case on October 28, 2021. The opinion addressed Wadkins’s meritorious claim that the State of Oklahoma lacked jurisdiction over the charged crimes because he is an Indian…

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Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals

MARTINEZ v. STATE 2021 OK CR 40, PCD-2020-612Decided 12/30/2021 ¶1 Mica Alexander Martinez, Petitioner, was tried by jury and found guilty of Counts 1 and 2, first degree murder, in violation of 21 O.S.Supp.2009, § 701.7 (A); and Count 3, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, in violation of 21 O.S.Supp.2006, § 645 ,…

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