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"Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals" was first aired on Sunday October 12th 2003. Our Guest was Chief Judge Larry Joplin, Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals.

Our topics included:
  1. What is the role of the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals? Structure
  2. How many Judges? Divisions; selection/retention procedure
  3. What cases does the Court decide? How is that determined?
  4. Which division gets the case? Which Judge gets the case?
  5. What is the caseload?
  6. What is the reversal rate of District Court decisions in the Court of Appeals?
  7. How often does the Supreme Court act on a case decided by the Court of Appeals?
  8. What is the background of the Court of Appeals Judges? Private practice; prior judicial experience
  9. How does an Appellate Judge handle prior relationships with law firms - lawyers?

Kent Meyers, Mick Cornett, Chief Judge Joplin