timothy cahill http://wamc.org en Former MA State Treasurer Makes Court Appearance http://wamc.org/post/former-ma-state-treasurer-makes-court-appearance <p>Former Massachusetts State Treasurer Timothy Cahill, who is facing corruption charges, was in court briefly Wednesday. &nbsp;WAMC&rsquo;s Paul Tuthill reports&hellip;</p><p>A pre-trial conference in Cahill&rsquo;s case was postponed for a month at the request of Jeffrey Denner, Cahill&rsquo;s new lawyer, who told the judge he needed time to get up to speed.&nbsp; There was no change in the September date for Cahill&rsquo;s trial. &nbsp;</p><p>Cahill told reporters in Boston after the brief hearing that he is confident his legal team will prove he did nothing wrong.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 11:57:08 +0000 Paul Tuthill 37665 at http://wamc.org Former MA State Treasurer Makes Court Appearance Hearing Set in Case Against Ex-MA Treasurer http://wamc.org/post/hearing-set-case-against-ex-ma-treasurer <p>A hearing is scheduled in the case against ex-state Treasurer Timothy Cahill and two of his former aides.&nbsp; WAMC&#39;s Tristan O&#39;Neill reports...</p><p>Cahill is accused of airing taxpayer-funded ads for the state lottery as a means of promoting his own unsuccessful campaign for governor in 2010. He has denied any wrongdoing.</p><p>Scott Campbell, Cahill&#39;s former top aide, and Alfred Grazioso, the lottery&#39;s former chief of staff, have also pleaded not guilty.</p> Wed, 25 Apr 2012 12:15:00 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 37564 at http://wamc.org Hearing Set in Case Against Ex-MA Treasurer Former MA Treasurer Cahill Faces Arraignment http://wamc.org/post/former-ma-treasurer-cahill-faces-arraignment <p>Ex-state treasurer Timothy Cahill and two former aides are scheduled to appear in court to face ethics charges.&nbsp; WAMC&#39;s Tristan O&rsquo;Neill reports...</p><p>Cahill will be arraigned later today at Suffolk Superior Court.</p><p>He&rsquo;s facing public corruption charges for his alleged role in orchestrating an advertising campaign for the state lottery, funded with taxpayer dollars. Prosecutors said the television ad was really intended to boost Cahill&#39;s failed 2010 campaign for governor.</p> Wed, 04 Apr 2012 12:42:00 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 36111 at http://wamc.org Former MA Treasurer Cahill Faces Arraignment Former MA Treasurer Cahill Indicted on Corruption Charges http://wamc.org/post/former-ma-treasurer-cahill-indicted-corruption-charges <p>Former Massachusetts State Treasurer Timothy Cahill has been indicted on corruption charges stemming from his failed run for governor in 2010.&nbsp;&nbsp; WAMC&#39;s Paul Tuthill reports&hellip;</p><p>The charges against Cahill announced Monday by Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley allege that he directed the Massachusetts State Lottery to use $1.5 million in taxpayer funded advertising to promote his gubernatorial bid...</p><p>&quot;We allege that&#39;s an unwarranted, unfair, and unlawful advantage and it&#39;s criminal in Massachusetts.&quot;</p> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 12:40:40 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 36027 at http://wamc.org Former MA Treasurer Cahill Indicted on Corruption Charges