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State of Oklahoma v. Randell Gene Rogers
Case Number: CF-2019-4758
Judge: CF Docket D
Court: In the District Court in and For Tulsa County, Oklahoma
Plaintiff's Attorney: Tulsa County District Attorney’s Office
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Tulsa, OK - The State of Oklahoma charged Randell Gene Rogers with:
Count # 1. Count as Filed: WE3, FELONIOUSLY POINTING FIREARM, in violation of 21 O.S. 1279,1289.16
Date of Offense: 09/29/2019
Party Name Disposition Information
ROGERS, RANDELL GENE Disposed: DEFERRED, 09/01/2020. Guilty Plea
Count as Disposed: FELONIOUSLY POINTING FIREARM(WE3)
Violation of 21 O.S. 1279, which provides:
Except for an act of self-defense, it shall be unlawful for any person to point any pistol or any other deadly weapon whether loaded or not, at any other person or persons. Any person violating the provisions of this section shall, upon conviction, be guilty of a misdemeanor punishable as provided in Section 1280 of this title.
Any person convicted of violating the provisions of this section after having been issued a handgun license pursuant to the provisions of the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act may be subject to an administrative violation as provided in Section 1280 of this title.
Title 21 O.S. 1289.16, which provides:
FELONY POINTING FIREARMS
Except for an act of self-defense, it shall be unlawful for any person to willfully or without lawful cause point a shotgun, rifle or pistol, or any deadly weapon, whether loaded or not, at any person or persons for the purpose of threatening or with the intention of discharging the firearm or with any malice or for any purpose of injuring, either through physical injury or mental or emotional intimidation or for purposes of whimsy, humor or prank, or in anger or otherwise, but not to include the pointing of shotguns, rifles or pistols by law enforcement authorities in the performance of their duties, armed security guards licensed by the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training pursuant to the Oklahoma Security Guard and Private Investigator Act in the performance of their duties, members of the state military forces in the performance of their duties, members of the federal military reserve and active military components in the performance of their duties, or any federal government law enforcement officer in the performance of any duty, or in the performance of a play on stage, rodeo, television or on film, or in defense of any person, one's home or property. Any person convicted of a violation of the provisions of this section shall be punished as provided in Section 1289.17 of this title.
Any person convicted of a violation of the provisions of this section after having been issued a handgun license pursuant to the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act shall have the license revoked and shall be subject to an administrative fine of One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00), upon a hearing and determination by the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation that the person is in violation of the provisions of this section.
Outcome: 2020 CONVICTED
JUDGE APRIL SEIBERT: DEFENDANT PRESENT, NOT IN CUSTODY AND REPRESENTED BY DANNY WILLIAMS. STATE REPRESENTED BY J.R. KALKA. COURT REPORTER WAIVED AND DEFENDANT SWORN IN OPEN COURT. DEFENDANT ENTERS A PLEA OF GUILTY AND WAIVES RIGHT TO JURY, NON JURY TRIAL. DEFENDANT WAIVES RIGHT TO PRELIMINARY HEARING. COURT ACCEPTS PLEA AND FINDS DEFENDANT GUILTY. DEFENDANT SENTENCED TO:
COUNT 1) SIX (6) MONTHS TULSA COUNTY JAIL, SUSPENDED. DEFENDANT TO BE UNDER NO FORMAL SUPERVISION. DEFENDANT TO PAY $300.00 FINE, $150.00 VCA, 991 FEES, PLUS COSTS.
COUNT 2) DISMISSED, COSTS TO STATE.
DEFENDANT ADVISED OF APPEAL RIGHTS. RULE 8 ISSUED. JUDGEMENT AND SENTENCE ISSUED. BOND EXONERATED.
1 MORRISON, TONY LAMONT