Oklahoma law seems to give 100 mph speeders a pass

Analysis shows a quarter of drivers caught exceeding 100 mph in Oklahoma escape with little or any penalty. Other states take a tougher stance.

BY PHILLIP O’CONNOR AND MEGAN ROLLAND Modified: February 17, 2013 at 12:25 am •  Published: February 17, 2013
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On Nov. 30, 2011, an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper ticketed Brandon L. Maples for driving 111 mph on Interstate 44 in Comanche County.

A week later, another trooper cited Maples for traveling 101 mph in Grady County.

Then, in March,...

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