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OBA President Discusses OR Bonds with Journal Record

OBA president, Raymond Merrill, recently shared some insight into the use of Own Recognizance (OR) bonds with The Journal Record. As a part of his guest column, he discussed the issues and considerations that should be weighed before choosing OR bonds as an alternative for pre-trial release. Read his full guest column below or see it on The Journal Record’s website …

OBA announces support of Marsy’s Law for Oklahoma

The OBA has announced its support for Marsy’s Law for Oklahoma, also known as State Question 794, that will be on the ballot for voters next year. “Marsy’s Law is a great step forward in protecting victims’ rights, which is something that is incredibly important to me and my fellow bondsmen,” said Raymond Merrill, president of OBA. “We are proud …