2019

Chad McLain on Good Day Tulsa

Chad McLain Talks Motorcycle Safety on Good Day Tulsa

Attorney Chad McLain of Graves McLain visited KTUL’s Good Day Tulsa on May 23rd to discuss May as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. He addressed both state and national accident figures, and offered advice to keep riders safe. Watch the segment:     Troubling Statistics According to 2016 statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration […]

May 24th, 2019 Read More
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Scientists Link Brain Injuries to Specific Brain Protein

Researchers examining the brain tissue of deceased National Football League (NFL) players have linked abnormal levels of a specific brain protein to Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). CTE was first discovered in the brain tissue of deceased NFL players 15 years ago. CTE is a degenerative brain disease—a type of traumatic brain injury commonly associated with […]

May 20th, 2019 Read More
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Oklahoma Opioid Lawsuit to be Decided by Judge

A Cleveland County District Judge has ruled he will decide Oklahoma’s case against several drug manufacturers for their alleged complicity in the opioid crisis currently gripping the United States in a bench trial. An article outlining this emerging story is available here. District Judge Thad Balkman made the decision to forego a jury trial during […]

May 13th, 2019 Read More
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Oklahoma City Bicyclist Dies Following Hit-and-Run Collision

Police in Oklahoma City confirm that a bicyclist who was originally listed in critical condition after a hit-and-run accident in Northwest Oklahoma City has succumbed to his injuries. A news report on the investigation is available here. The Incident The Oklahoma City Police Department is currently searching for a driver who hit a bicyclist and […]

May 6th, 2019 Read More
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Questions Remain in Grady County Traffic Fatality

Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol face lingering questions in the investigation of a traffic accident which killed a 24-year-old Lindsay woman. An article about the ongoing investigation is available here. A head-on collision about two miles west of Alex in Grady County between a compact passenger car and a semi-truck resulted in one young […]

April 29th, 2019 Read More
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Opioid Maker Settles $270 Million Oklahoma Lawsuit

Purdue, manufacturer of the controversial opioid OxyContin, settled a lawsuit brought by the Oklahoma Attorney General for $270 million. A detailed article on the nature of the landmark settlement is available here. A suit filed by Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter against Purdue Pharma alleged the drug manufacturer—through aggressive marketing of OxyContin—fueled the opioid crisis […]

April 23rd, 2019 Read More
Chad McLain on Good Day Tulsa

Chad McLain Discusses the Dangers of Distracted Driving on Good Day Tulsa

Attorney Chad McLain of Graves McLain visited Good Day Tulsa on KTUL on April 18th to discuss April as Distracted Driving Awareness Month. During the discussion, he addressed the risks of distracted driving as well as the penalties distracted drivers can face. Watch the video here: What is Distracted Driving? According to the National Highway […]

April 19th, 2019 Read More
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FDA Recalls Irbesartan Over Potential Cancer Risk

Another manufacturer has issued recalls for Irbesartan after the frequently prescribed blood-pressure medication tested positive for a probable human carcinogen. A detailed article examining the latest in a series of recalls is available here. According to the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a pharmaceutical manufacturer has recalled multiple lots of Irbesartan. These drugs, […]

April 15th, 2019 Read More