Mike Coughlin

Coughlin deposing Cohasset officials

Coughlin Lawsuit heats upIn answer to many questions to this blog about the Coughlin lawsuit against the town. Former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin is now in the process of deposing town officials and former town officials of Cohasset. We have learned that people deposed to date have been Select Chair Diane Kennedy and former…

Aquarion lobbyist accused of pulling a fire alarm at May 7-8 Oxford town meeting

Brian Lee of the Worcester Telegram and Gazette staff reported on Friday, May 30 that a lobbyist for Aquarian is accused of pulling a fire alarm to stop debate and a vote at the May 7-8 town meetingDo you want to know how far Aquarion Water investors will go to get their way?  Read this. http://www.telegram.com/article/20140530/NEWS/305309739/1116 Brian Lee of…

Harold Lichten wins $1M for former Lynn finance officer

Harold Lichten wins $1M for former Lynn finance officerLate today, the Daily Item of Lynn reported that Harold Lichten (the attorney who is handing the  lawsuit of former Cohasset Town Manager Mike Coughlin) won nearly $1M for John Pace, a former finance officer at City Hall. The City of Lynn plans to appeal the award. Attorney’s statements…

So much for the Cohasset Brotherhood of blue in Cohasset

As most of my friends know, I suffered a stroke in early June and was sent to the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital to recover. It was a wonderful place and with the help of god I am walking again with the help of a brace and cane. Many of those injured at the Boston Marathon were…

Coughlin says Cohasset Governance’s Legislation not blessed by State

Mike Coughlin researched the Cohasset Governance committee’s statements about its Amended Town Manager Act having fully been vetted by the DHCD. He says this was hardly the case. From Mike Coughlin to Chairperson Peake In a recent article in the Cohasset Mariner,  members of the Governance Committee implied that H 3486 had been fully vetted by…

Coughlin questions whether Amended Act is legal

Former Cohasset town manager Mike Coughlin has submitted additional testimony regarding the Amended Town Manager’s Act H 3486 that a joint committee of the State House and Senate will hear Tuesday between the hours of 10 and noon. Coughlin who is both a professional town manager with 12 years experience, and an attorney, said he…