Former State Lawmaker Set To Be Arraigned In OKC Federal Court


Wednesday, April 6th 2011, 8:31 am
By: News On 6


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STILLWATER, Oklahoma -- Former State Senate President Pro Tem Mike Morgan is scheduled to be a Payne County courtroom Wednesday.

Morgan faces 63 counts including conspiracy, mail fraud extortion and bribery.

Lawyer Martin Stringer and lobbyist William Skeith were also indicted in the same scheme. All three will be arraigned Wednesday afternoon.

The indictment accuses Morgan of working as an attorney for three companies and then passing favorable legislation for them.

3/3/2011 Related Story: Arraignments Set For Two Men Indicted With Former State Senator