Archive: 11/9/10: Tuesday
Affidavit: Accused Child Care Worker Calls Alleged Abuse 'Accidental'Meredith Howard, 38, a teacher's aide at the John Knox Development Center in Tulsa, was arrested Tuesday and charged with two counts of child abuse. The first dates back to 2008 and the most recent happened last Thursday.
Tulsa Child Care Worker On Administrative Leave After Abuse Allegation
Truck Stop Prostitution Targeted In Oklahoma City LawsuitIt's a first-of-its-kind lawsuit filed by Oklahoma City, and its targeting the world's oldest profession. On October 26, the city filed a nuisance abatement lawsuit against the owner of the Five Star Truck Stop stating it's a public nuisance due to the prostitutes in the parking lot.
Death Of Oklahoma Boy Inspires Online Registry Of Daycare ProvidersThe new registry, called Joshua's List, will eventually contain records of people who try to work with children, who fail the background checks. Joshua Minton, 2, was suffocated at his daycare in 2007.
Oklahoma Appeals Court Reduces Sentence For Convicted Tulsa Child Killer