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Oklahoma high court rules that doctors need patient consent before using non-doctor surgery assistants

Todd Barnett Jul. 5, 2017, 2:14pm

OKLAHOMA CITY (Legal Newsline) – In a decision issued June 20, the Oklahoma Supreme Court voted unanimously that surgeons should seek patient consent before using non-doctors to assist with a surgery.

Oklahoma SC refuses to wade into lawsuit over Syrian-born man’s baptism

Jessica Karmasek Mar. 14, 2017, 3:04pm

The state’s high court, in its Feb. 22 ruling, said per the church autonomy doctrine, it lacks subject matter jurisdiction.