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Criminals in Oklahoma could soon pay more in fines as judges look for ways to overcome a loss in taxpayer dollars.
Judges are encouraged at workshops to raise fines in certain instances and to not forgive court costs.
From The Tulsa World:
New U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has become the court’s designated “circuit justice” for the 10th federal judicial circuit, which includes Oklahoma.
A circuit justice receives and may decide emergency requests to the Supreme Court from a particular circuit until the high court takes final action.