Senate Approves US Attorney Nominees For Northern And Eastern Oklahoma


Friday, September 15th 2017, 4:00 am
By: News On 6


The U.S. Senate has confirmed President Trump's nominees to be US attorneys for Oklahoma's Northern and Eastern districts.

Trent Shores will be the top federal prosecutor for the Northern District, in Tulsa and Brian Kuester will be the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District, which is in Muskogee.

Shores currently serves as an assistant U.S. attorney in Tulsa. And Kuester has served as the district attorney for Wagoner, Adair, Cherokee, and Sequoyah counties.

Both men are scheduled to be sworn into office next week.