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Headlines: Gun Bill Veto, Storm Aftermath & Edmond Islamic Center

Headlines for Tuesday, May 12, 2015:

  • Governor Fallin vetoes a bill to strengthen gun laws. (NewsOK)

  • House Speaker files bill to finish off the Native American Cultural Center. (Journal Record)

  • State House members hear a bill to create a tax amnesty to help with the budget shortfall. (Tulsa World)

  • The Governor gets a petition asking for a moratorium on injection wells to reduce earthquakes. (Tulsa World)

  • State leaders are facing a lawsuit over budget practices over the past three years. (Tulsa World)

  • More than two dozen Republican lawmakers sign a resolution calling for OU to return a painting stolen by Nazis. (NewsOK)

  • More controversy arises in the Tulsa County Sheriff’s office. (Tulsa World)

  • Crews at the Oklahoma City Boathouse are still picking up after last week’s storms. (Journal Record)

  • Red Cross closes three shelters, left one open after storms. (AP

  • The Edmond City Council approves a fellowship hall for the Islamic Society mosque. (NewsOK)

  • A gay rights advocate wants the courts to intervene in his attempt to get a personal license tag. (NewsOK)

  • The number of early education students in Oklahoma ranks near the top nationwide. (NewsOK)

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