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"manny aragon" Discussed on News Radio WGOW

News Radio WGOW

02:15 min | 3 years ago

"manny aragon" Discussed on News Radio WGOW

"Okay yeah so i was the last few weeks or whatever it playing poker over the telephone with you guys of the my state is worse than your state poker we believe you well i wanna i wanna play anyway make smart makes it more fun all right and i played played a couple of cards i had a i had a secretary of state that who's in charge of campaign finance law and she was taking money from her campaign finance and going to the casinos like sixty different counts and playing campaign money at the at the tables there and she the prison for jail for thirty days and had to do a couple of thousand hours of community service and then there was another car played was we just had a just just a few weeks ago had a senator a senior senator go to prison for what the give him to give him i think like the two years for he he pushed real hard to get a law passed allowing the states to sell a historic building that was owned by the state and he just happened to be the realtor on that on that they had a deal lined up to sell that building and he was going to pocket fifty thousand dollars thousand other carter played now is just about to play a card there was news on this there was a they built a courthouse in albuquerque on a ten years ago or more the metro courthouse this city city courthouse downtown and the at the the guy that was the administrator of the court and a senior citizens senator in fact the president of the senate a manny aragon and the mayor of albuquerque at the time a ken schultz and another guy they had pocketed over four million dollars they were able to embezzle out of the the building fund from building that that courthouse and these guys have been getting out of prison lately when the the latest one just got out of prison a guy named toby martinez and he personally had taken two million dollars of taxpayer money and put it into his own accounts out of the total the four million in total there wasn't dazzled and he did his five years in prison he just got out i guess recently in the last year or so and briefly took a warehouse job but now these.

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"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

KKOB 770 AM

03:04 min | 3 years ago

"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

"I i was present when toby was going up to the legislature and noodling we'll stay with manny aragon during the time when he was misappropriating state funds for building the new metropolitan court my i just can't believe that he would be considered for anything he was soliciting he's a bad guy he was bragging about it and you know what i don't know how qualified he was for the position he had to begin with with this new mexico patrol government we have here he was some monkey mock with the metropolitan court fifteen sixteen years ago you know and he's a paralegal does this guy even have a degree he was oversaw that entire administration of that court including judges and staff i mean how did he get that job to begin with and they're using this as his qualification for this new job you know plus when you're in the public defenders office and you're you know and you're connecting with with people in the district attorney's office police officers you've got this kind of position with confidential information you know there's a lot of mishandling of that information to begin with but you can let criminals slip through the system you can talk to police officers and da's and get your buddies off of crimes that they've been gotcha you know he's he's should not be in any kind of position where financial right sue thanks i agree agree with you should not be in that position whatsoever what's this lady on the phone want right here she only wants to know the format of your show the format of the show talk so so you're gonna be lighter sometimes okay what do you what do you want from me no i just wanted to i just wanted to welcome you and like i said i didn't hear your i stay so i didn't know what you about you have you ever heard me on the station before i actually have heard she for years.

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"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

KKOB 770 AM

02:27 min | 3 years ago

"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

"Salary that he is now getting again on the public payroll as a member of the new mexico public defender's office twenty five percent of that goes to help pay that restitution so when you're talking about two point six million dollars i mean at twenty five percent of forty one thousand a year that's not going to get them very far but at least some of the money is going to wear it should be now in terms of the other members of the gang of eight according to a story that channel thirteen did michael murphy was ordered to pay twenty grand in restitution he has paid that money manuel wars one hundred thousand dollars restitution has been paid while we'll power also paid his court ordered restitution to the tune of six hundred and one thousand five hundred thirty three dollars sandra martinez toby wife still owes at this at this count one hundred six thousand manny aragon was ordered to pay one point two million dollars he still owes about four hundred and thirty thousand mark schiff the architect his court ordered resituto restitution was six hundred seventy eight thousand he still owes four hundred forty five thousand dollars former mayor of albuquerque ken soldi can schultz who was the quote described bag man for the operation he was ordered to pay back five hundred ninety two thousand dollars he has paid about one hundred thousand of that in his court ordered restitution so he still owes quite a bit to four three thirty three thirty three rows you're next on news radio kkob who had rose yes i just have a couple of comments it it's pretty sad that we are paying salaries so he can pay us back that is ridiculous when you just even contemplate where that money's coming from and the other part is is that i find very difficult to believe that he was the best candidate we don't just look at how many years the person has experienced or what their experiences there are also other things that manager should be looking at the public defenders office admits it certainly someone's criminal record is taken into account but it doesn't necessarily disqualify them from getting the job and to me it should when you were convicted.

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"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

KKOB 770 AM

02:10 min | 3 years ago

"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

"And and by the way toby martinez his wife sandra was also caught up in this game she was convicted for setting up a bogus company so toby could launder his ill gotten gains for her for her crimes she was sentenced to five years probation and she was ordered to pay hundred and six thousand dollars in restitution and as a few months ago she still owes nearly six thousand dollars of that money so let's just toby i mean this was a family affair or in this crime so two of the eight members of this gang of eight toby and sandra martinez husband wife manny aragon of course he was sentenced to prison he got out in twenty thirteen metro court architect mark schiff i his sentencing in july of two thousand nine represented the final moment the final sentencing of all of the suspects sort of put a a close on this case altogether then albuquerque a former albuquerque mayor consult schultz he was convicted in this case was construction manager michael murphy and technology subcontractor memoir gara he submitted inflated invoices and he was sentenced to three years probation michael murphy he apopka the twenty thousand dollar check or four point three million dollars you still from the tax payers and healy ended up with twenty grand he was ordered to serve two years probation ken ken jolts it says here was the gangs bag man he delivered bundles of cash to manny aragon and was caught bragging about his political connections on an undercover fbi recording so that was really one of the big cracks in the case to get started he pled guilty and got five years probation and a three thousand dollar fine two four three thirty three thirty three toby martinez who went to prison for five and a half years pocketed the you know two million of the four point three million yes how much he stole in this whole stamp for himself and his wife he ends up five and a half years in.

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"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

KKOB 770 AM

02:06 min | 3 years ago

"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

"And when i saw this story on channel thirteen yesterday there five thirty newscast it was their lead story and rightly so i mean i just i couldn't believe it i but yet i could because we live in new mexico and my first thought was boy only in new mexico but there should be outraged about what is going on here as toby martinez along with former new mexico state senator powerful senate pretend president in santa fe manny aragon were basically at the top of the food chain here for this elaborate scam and scheme to steal four point three million dollars in inflated and phony invoices while the metro courthouse in downtown albuquerque was being constructed to the tune of four point three million dollars and toby martinez like the others was caught indicted convicted sentenced he went to prison for about five and a half years he's been out for a while got a new job at last fall and channel thirteen was able to report yesterday that they have discovered that job has toby martinez back on the public payroll after stealing four point three million dollars from the public our tax dollars he's back on the public payroll as an employee now with the new mexico public defender's office do you think this guy should be anywhere near a public payroll after being convicted of stealing four point three million dollars from the taxpayers or do you agree with us attorney it's like well look every convicted felon needs a second chance and he's trying to turn his life around and this is the job that he had an opportunity to get channel thirteen also reports that twenty five percent of his pay which is about forty one thousand dollars a year twenty five percent of his monthly pay is being taken and garnished to repay the more than two million dollars he still owes to the tax payers of new mexico you can also send me an email bob at newsradiokkob dot com now toby martinez was part of the gang of eight so overall here's how everything finished for that.

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"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

KKOB 770 AM

01:42 min | 3 years ago

"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

"Of the other masterminds if you will in this gang of eight was the metro courthouse coordinator that was his official title i believe i've lost my spot here for just a minute but anyway toby martinez is his name and he was right there at the top of this food chain when it comes to dealing with this scandal and he personally pocketed about two million dollars according to prosecutors on the skin so they were all caught the venture indicted convicted half of them went to prison including toby martinez manny aragon went to prison as well we'll be martinez got out of prison last year and he now has a new job and this story by channel thirteen it's it's now known that his new job he is back on the public payroll after helping to steal four point three million dollars from the taxpayers of new mexico his new job he's on the public payroll here's the story from channel thirteen then we'll get back to your call can fire just because they don't like him just because he's a bad person just because he has a scarlet letter a state worker who stole more than two million dollars from taxpayers lands another government job he was at the center of one of the biggest corruption scandals in new mexico history the metro courthouse construction scandal the news thirteen is learned the toby martinez who owes the state millions for his crimes now has a new job with the state.

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"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

KKOB 770 AM

01:58 min | 3 years ago

"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

"Go to prison get out and when they get out there he's going to be bringing a gated into this society where they're going to be shunned and if they're going to be shutting there could commit more crime right that is brian poor he is the attorney for toby martinez the one time metro courthouse administrator who was one of the masterminds behind the largest public corruption scandal in the history of new mexico now dates back more than twelve years when the indictments i started to come down started to unfold in two thousand six and into two thousand seven but the socalled gang of eight which did include powerful state senator manny aragon of albuquerque they stole during the construction of the courthouse from nineteen ninety nine to two thousand four mainly with inflated invoices in phony invoices four point three million dollars in public funds another one of the masterminds who pocket a two million bucks on his own toby martinez he was caught he was indicted he was convicted he went to prison and he was released last year and channel thirteen did a story we now know that he has a new job as well one with the new mexico public defender's office so after he helped to engineer a scam to steal four point three million dollars from the tax payers of do mexico he's back on the public payroll you're paying his salary i hope you're as outraged about this as i am because it's absolutely ridiculous now look there's a point there's a part of me that says well only in new mexico but our previous caller davis's what can we do what can we do about it what we can do is contact the public defenders office of the state of new mexico and i'll get you the specific here coming up a little bit later in terms of the website and the phone number but just google public defender's office of the state of new mexico their website will come up you click on that and then you go to offices click.

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"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

KKOB 770 AM

01:37 min | 3 years ago

"manny aragon" Discussed on KKOB 770 AM

"Be held liable attorney benjamin taylor tells twelve news charges could come thanks to an executive order issued by governor doug ducey just weeks ago saying tech companies could be held as accountable as a human would be such an accident i'm jim rupe i'm ed hartley and i'm judith jenkins on ninety four point five fm and am seven seventy newsradio k k o b ha ha mayor you lou lose they still caught him i'll explain a my show today at one o'clock pat frisch newsradio k o b i was betrayed in this case was very important to show that those that betray it do pay that price i that is former metro court judge kevin fitzwater and he's talking about the socalled gang of eight this dates back more than twelve years folks when the indictments i started coming down but they're they're back in the news today at least one of the metro court administrator toby martinez he was one of the masterminds of the scam that ultimately stole four point three million dollars from taxpayers during the construction of the new courthouse and state senator of albuquerque very powerful man up in santa fe manny aragon was also caught up in all of this and all eight of them were eventually caught and convicted after being indicted about half of them served time in prison others got probation but toby martinez he got forty six months in federal prison for what he did any personally pocketed two million dollars of the four point three million stole alan from taxpayers only serves his time he's out of jail now.

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