Agriculture Commissioner

Local/Regional News
3:01 pm
Tue January 14, 2014

Former Ag. Commissioner Richie Farmer Gets 27 Month Prison Sentence

Richie Farmer received a sentence of 27 months behind bars Tuesday in Frankfort
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A federal judge has sentenced UK unforgettable Richie Farmer to 27 months in prison for abusing his power while he was the state's ag. commissioner.

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Local/Regional News
6:23 pm
Mon March 18, 2013

Richie Farmer Facing 42 Ethics Charges, Possible $210,000 in Fines

Former Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer

FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky Executive Branch Ethics Commission on Monday  issued 42 charges of ethics violations against former state agriculture commissioner Richie Farmer.

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