James "Mike" Killian, former mayor of South Pittsburg, makes his way to the Joel Solomon Federal Building with supporters early Thursday morning where he is scheduled to appear before the judge on a federal gambling charge. Prosecutors allege Killian ran an online sports betting and video poker machine business in multiple locations for years while mayor.
Photo by Dan Henry .
published Thursday, May 9th, 2013
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Today’s hearing in which former South Pittsburg Mayor Mike Killian was postponed until Aug. 22 when the federal judge found numerous inconsistencies in the plea agreement.