ABA Journal

Adam Banner


Adam R. Banner is the founder and lead attorney of the Oklahoma Legal Group, a criminal defense law firm in Oklahoma City. His practice focuses solely on state and federal criminal defense. He represents the accused against allegations of sex crimes, violent crimes, drug crimes and white-collar crimes.

Recent Articles

This criminal defense lawyer’s big complaint about Netflix’s ‘Abducted in Plain Sight’ is the parents
Jun 5, 2024, 02:09 pm CDT

‘Unlocked’ shows how open cells and phone access can help inmates make better choices
May 23, 2024, 08:59 am CDT

Netflix’s ‘The Hatchet Wielding Hitchhiker’ smashes the circumstantial evidence argument
Apr 18, 2024, 10:08 am CDT

Incarceration series includes female inmates but doesn’t tell full story
Apr 8, 2024, 12:32 pm CDT

New true-crime docuseries sheds light on how polygraph tests are misused
Mar 8, 2024, 10:40 am CST

Busting Out: A History Channel series focuses on great escapes
Feb 14, 2024, 08:59 am CST

After bringing criminal charges again Netflix, DA winds up with federal court bad-faith finding
Jan 31, 2024, 09:30 am CST

True-crime stories, like heavy metal, don’t create criminals
Dec 7, 2023, 02:56 pm CST

Truth-Selective: ‘The Burial’ illustrates honesty in trial work
Nov 20, 2023, 08:45 am CST

Did the ‘BTK Killer’ have more victims? Oklahoma sheriff and district attorney spar over cold case
Oct 25, 2023, 12:00 pm CDT

Screen Rant: True-crime cable shows can be long on repetition and short on authoritative sources
Oct 5, 2023, 01:55 pm CDT

So you were convicted of killing someone who’s still alive—now what?
Sep 6, 2023, 09:42 am CDT

A Great Escape: Fugitives and prison cruelty throughout cinematic history
Aug 29, 2023, 10:08 am CDT

Surviving true crime—from the victims’ perspective
Aug 14, 2023, 11:47 am CDT

The trials of ‘Jury Duty’ in life and in art
Jun 14, 2023, 11:36 am CDT

‘Jury Duty’ offers some realism hidden in the absurdity
May 25, 2023, 02:21 pm CDT

The public defender approach to personal life
May 10, 2023, 02:52 pm CDT

‘Bluey’ and teaching your children about the legal system
Apr 25, 2023, 12:38 pm CDT

Examining NBC’s new ‘Night Court’ and new judges
Apr 12, 2023, 10:58 am CDT

Alex Murdaugh and whether to testify in your own defense
Mar 23, 2023, 09:30 am CDT