Article Photos: Cherokee Ballard resigns from ME's office for job at Oklahoma Natural Gas 6/11

Cherokee Ballard, state medical examiner's spokeswoman, leaving the courtroom after testifying at the preliminary hearing for Rep. Randy Terrill, R-Moore, and former state Sen. Debbe Leftwich at the Oklahoma County Courthouse in Oklahoma City, Monday, Oct. 31, 2011.   Terrill is accused of offering Leftwich a bribe, an $80,000-a-year state job, to not run last year for re-election. Photo by Paul B. Southerland, The Oklahoman