Senate Democratic Leader
Senator John Sparks
Senate District 16
For Immediate Release: September 8, 2017
Sen. John Sparks
Senate Democrats comment on charges filed against Sen. Bryce Marlatt
The Oklahoma State Senate Democratic Caucus issued a statement
today through their leader, Sen.
John Sparks, D-Norman, commenting on the charges filed against
Sen. Bryce Marlatt.
“We have seen the probable cause affidavit that led the Oklahoma
County District Attorney to file felony sexual battery charges against
Senator Bryce Marlatt. These are serious charges which demand his
“We have asked Senator Marlatt to seriously consider the
impact these charges have on his Senate career and his ability to
properly serve his constituents in Senate District 27.
“We hope he will take the weekend to visit with his legal
counsel, talk with his family, and thoughtfully consider his situation.
We are confident that he will make a decision quickly and directly
and without any undue hesitation.”
For more information, contact:
Sen. Sparks: (405) 521-5553