Tracy Tiernan - June 5, 2020 - Criminal Defense

Oklahoma takes child sex offenses seriously; there are several laws in the state prohibiting child sexual abuse. Unfortunately, however, not everyone who is charged with these offenses is guilty of actually committing a criminal offense. Because these charges carry life-changing consequences, including a tarnished reputation and significant jail time, it is critical to understand that […]

Tracy Tiernan - March 14, 2020 - Criminal Defense

Everyone in Oklahoma should understand some vital details about the age of consent. Without understanding age of consent laws, even consensual relationships can lead to negative long-term consequences. What is the Age of Consent in Oklahoma? In the state of Oklahoma, the age of consent is 16 years old. While this might seem like a […]

Tracy Tiernan - October 7, 2019 - Criminal Defense

As technology develops, some activities that once seemed novel are becoming commonplace. Sexting might not seem like a big deal and it occurs at a substantial rate among teens, but the act can result in serious criminal penalties. Sexting refers to sharing sexually explicit images or messages through web-communication devices. While Oklahoma has not yet […]