Other Civil Rights and Privileges

Know the Law

Other Individual Problems

Information for Jurors

You have been summoned to provide an important service as a juror. You enjoy the privileges of citizenship and the protection of your liberties and property by the government. In return, you have a duty as a citizen to participate in a very important aspect of our democracy - jury duty.

2016 Legislative Process Primer

A lesson in how Oklahoma government works. Use the Primer on the web or download in pdf file.

New Open Carry Law (Self-Defense Act) (As of Nov 1 2012

Governor Mary Fallin reminds citizens who plan to take advantage of Oklahoma’s “Open Carry” law to study the law and remain in compliance.

Oklahoma Driver License Reinstatements

Information and self help service for reinstating a drivers license after a violation or suspension.

Voter Registration

Information, forms, what to do if you've just moved. What you need to know about making your voice heard by participating in the political process? Last day to register to vote in Oklahoma is 25 days before the next election!

Age of Majority & Rights of Majority (Emancipation)

Virtually all states set the age of majority at 18, which means people 18 and older are legally considered adults and are subject to all associated rights and responsibilities.

Federal Protections Against National Origin Discrimination

Federal laws prohibit discrimination based on a person's national origin, race, color, religion, disability, sex, and familial status. Laws prohibiting national origin discrimination make it illegal to discriminate because of a person's birthplace, ancestry, culture or language. This document contains examples of what constitutes discrimination.

Filing a Civil Rights Complaint

If you believe that you have been discriminated against because of your race, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, or religion in programs or activities that HHS directly operates or to which HHS provides federal financial assistance, you may file a complaint with OCR.

Getting A Public Defender

Public defenders are appointed in criminal cases for defendants who cannot afford to hire a lawyer. In some civil cases you can also ask a judge to appoint a public defender or appoint a lawyer to represent you.

Young Adult Guide - You're 18 Now - It's Your Responsibility

When you had your 18th birthday, you became an adult by law. This information is to help you understand your rights and responsibilities as an adult.

Oklahoma Driver License Reinstatements

Information and self help service for reinstating a drivers license after a violation or suspension.

Oklahoma Find A Lawyer

As a community service, the OBA does provide a directory of its attorney members who have given their permission to have their names published in the Oklahoma Find A Lawyer directory at Oklahoma Find A Lawyer. There you can search by both geographic area or by a lawyer's practice area.

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