Group Protesting State Bills Gather Inside Oklahoma House Chamber

Wednesday, April 21st 2021, 9:16 pm
By: News On 6


Wednesday afternoon, Oklahoma state representatives took an unplanned recess as protestors gathered inside the chamber.

The group was protesting several bills, including the newly signed law about drivers fleeing a riot.

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They also objected to the bill that would ban transgender girls from taking part in women’s sports.

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Once the protestors were cleared out, the session continued. Everything remained peaceful and no arrests were made.