Case dismissed against the District

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All claims have been dismissed against the Broken Arrow School District in the lawsuit Sisney filed back in September 2008.  They were dismissed with prejudice, which means Sisney is not free to file another lawsuit with the same charges.  The … Continue reading

State vs. Sisney/Windstream update 11/23/2012

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Update 12/8/2012:  The 12/11 ruling on the motion to dismiss has been reset to 12/28/2012. Update 11/30/2012:  An entry was posted on the Windstream and Sisney court cases today.  It’s from the 11/19 hearing, and it says that the decision … Continue reading

ArkansasBusiness.com article on Sisney

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ArkansasBusiness.com published an article about Sisney’s indictments and history with Broken Arrow Schools:  Superintendent Indicted After Years of Trouble (October 15, 2012).  Thanks for mentioning us! One correction:  The motion to dismiss the charges because of the two days allegedly … Continue reading

State vs. Sisney/Windstream update October 16, 2012

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The defense attorneys for Sisney and Windstream have both requested the transcripts from the Grand Jury testimony and all relevant exhibits.  They are entitled to see all the relevant testimony, and when everyone has had a chance to review it, … Continue reading

Ed Bryson indictment: That’s their story and they’re sticking to it

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On September 27, 2012, Ed Bryson was indicted for perjury.  Bryson lives in Washington state.  He was a Windstream employee and friend of Sisney at the time Sisney illegally and secretly signed the Windstream contract for Broken Arrow Schools and … Continue reading

The final audit has been released

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The final audit has been released, including the two items that had previously been withheld. Item 1 found that the three board members requested as individuals, not as the board, that law firm RFR investigate Sisney.  A request like this … Continue reading

Sisney indicted on two felony counts for bribery and conspiracy

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Indictments unsealed on Thursday, August 30, 2012 charge former Broken Arrow superintendent Jim Sisney with bribery and conspiracy.  According to the charges, Windstream provided Sisney and his attorney brother, Thurman Lee Sisney of Kentucky, with an all-expense paid trip to … Continue reading