First Amendment Rights are Alive and Well in Oklahoma Panhandle November 20, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Brady Henderson, Legal Director; (405 524-8511; BEAVER, OKLAHOMA— At the urging of ACLU of Oklahoma’s legal team, Municipal Court Judge Robert Jaques ordered the dismissal of a charge of Disturbing the Peace, brought against a local resident for chastising Beaver’s Mayor.  Linda Fisher, a longtime resident of the small panhandle community of Beaver, had never expected to be charged with a crime merely for speaking her mind following a city council meeting in August. Fisher, along with other residents in Beaver, is concerned with the financial managementRead More →