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Jacqui Ford for Oklahoma County District Attorney

Few public figures in Oklahoma have come from such humble origins yet achieved so much for their communities as Jacqui Ford.  A singular figure in the Oklahoma legal profession, Jacqui has been an advocate for victims as well as defendants. Her vast experience as a defense attorney has given her insights into why the Oklahoma […]

Sometimes a DUI is just a DUI– but sometimes it results in a murder charge

Jacqui Ford has represented dozens of Oklahoma citizens facing charges for driving under the influence, or DUIs. In the best case scenario, these clients are able to get off with probation, a restricted license, and a small fine. But when tragedy strikes, the consequences for driving under the influence can be much steeper. In 2018 […]

UPDATED: Oklahoma’s Current Marijuana Laws 2020

2021 UPDATE of Oklahoma’s Marijuana Laws: Oklahoma’s marijuana laws continue to evolve as the medical marijuana industry grows to new heights in the state. Most of the 2021 changes, so far, have introduced stricter regulation on the growing and selling of medical marijuana: The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority (OMMA) is implementing a seed-to-sale monitoring system, […]

What is the statute of limitations on domestic violence in Oklahoma?

A statute of limitations is the allowable time frame for prosecutors to bring about criminal charges against a defendant.  Section 152 of title 22 of Oklahoma’s statutes outlines the law regarding when the prosecution can bring about criminal charges. Many criminal acts have a statute of limitations of three years from the date of the […]