Oklahoma Supreme Court’s First Black Chief Justice Sworn In

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Tom Colbert has been sworn in as the first African-American chief justice of the Oklahoma Supreme Court. The Tulsa World reports (http://bit.ly/VoBcOh ) Colbert was sworn in Friday. Former Gov. Brad Henry appointed Colbert to the state Supreme Court in 2004. Colbert is the first African-American to serve on the state’s nine-member […]