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Judge Set Response Timeline for Laura Dester Shelter

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A federal judge gives the Oklahoma Department of Human Service until the middle of next week to respond to a proposal closing the Laura Dester Shelter in Tulsa.

A monitoring group claims a substantial increase in child abuse and neglect cases at the center.

Tulsa District Chief Federal Judge Gregory Fizzell wants a response from the DHS by May 30th.