Website Ranks Oklahoma As The 10th Most Corrupt State


Monday, May 24th 2010, 8:36 am
By: News On 6


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OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Daily Beast, a website that reports on everything from fashion to high finance, ranked Oklahoma the tenth most corrupt state in the United States.

The website looked at cases of Public Corruption, Racketeering and Extortion, Fraud, Forgery and Counterfeiting and Embezzlement to come up with the rankings.

The DailyBeast.com cited the corruption of former Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner Carroll Fisher, who pleaded no contest to operating an illegal charity and misusing early education funds.

See where the rest of the nation ranks [DailyBeast.com]