Update: Martha Shoffner Pleads Not Guilty, Trial Set for July 29 by Mark Friedman and Lance Turner Posted 6/27/2013 10:14 am Updated 4 years ago In hearing that lasted less than five minutes on Thursday, former Arkansas Treasurer Martha Shoffner pleaded not guilty to 14 federal counts of extortion and bribery. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.