Kentuck Agriculture Commissioner http://wkms.org en Former KY Ag Commissioner Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Court http://wkms.org/post/former-ky-ag-commissioner-pleads-not-guilty-federal-court <p><em>Updated 4/26/13 6:22 a.m.</em></p><p>Former Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer has officially answered his indictment on five federal charges, pleading not guilty to all of them.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px">Farmer pleaded not guilty in his first court appearance Thursday, where he was also informed of his rights.</p><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;padding:0px;border:0px;font-size:15px;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-family:Georgia,Times,serif;line-height:22px"><em>"We're glad to finally get the initial appearance out of the way, we're going to be ready when trial time comes and the rest of the story will come out then," says&nbsp;Farmer's attorney, Guthrie True.</em> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 21:02:27 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 31034 at http://wkms.org Former KY Ag Commissioner Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Court