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RECORDED JAIL CONVERSATION WITH MICHAEL GARGIULO FROM EL MONTE JAIL, EL MONTE, CALIFORNIA.

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Los Angeles County District Attorneys Office July 2013

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D Undercover Deputy Duncan S Undercover Deputy Staley G Michael Gargiulo J Jailer(s) U Unidentified Voice *** Undescernible RED - Transcript Time BLUE - Real Time GREEN Party Enters or Exits Cell

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CASE NO.: CASE NAME: CHARGE: RECORDING DATE: RECORDING TIME: RECORDING NO.: DEPUTY D.A.: D.A. UNIT:

SA068002 Michael Gargiulo PC187(a), et al June 17 June 18, 2008 1504 hours Gargiulo Perkins.wma Daniel Akemon Major Crimes

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 J U U U U U U U U U U U <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Okay. *** live ***. The time is 1348 hours.

Mark Lillienfeld from L.A county Sheriffs Homicide; and Mike Staley from L.A. Sheriffs Major Crimes Bureau. *** and, yep, were on standby. *** the time, uh, again, 1348 hours -- Good luck. U U Thank you.

<Unintelligible background noises/voices> 00:01-00:02> *** All right. ***. Okay.

No, Im good. I am just gonna walk out that door. Thank you, buddy. All right, man. See you later. All right. *** *** <Unintelligible background noises/voices> <LAPSE TIME: no intelligible conversation; Transcript Time 00:03-00:09> Heres the, uh, *** you requested.
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All right, buddy. ***. Im gonna think about ***.

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Todays date is June 17th, 2008, Tuesday, with Detective

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Oh, okay. All right. There you go. Thank you. Youre welcome, dude. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> 00:10-00:24> <LAPSE TIME: no intelligible conversation; Transcript Time

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Yeah. I was coming ***. All right. *** You want to go in here?

Come in here. Be nice to this guy, alright? <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Yes? Do you know when I can be able to make a phone call, sir? There is a phone right up there. Oh. Oh. Okay? Thank you. I think *** theyre theyre working. Okay. Thank you, sir. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> All that do is collect calls? Yeah. <Unintelligible background noises/voices>
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<Gargiulo enters cell.> <Transcript Time 00:25>

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Ready to go ***?

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Dial the phone number now. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Please say your name after the beep. Michael Gargiulo. One moment, please. Thank you for using inmate <Unintelligible background noises/voices>

Jail using inmate communications. The charge for this call is $6.60 for the first minute plus a dollar for each additional minute. Your call <Unintelligible background noises/voices> G S G J U U U <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Time for a new attorney. Thank you. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Youre welcome. Oh, fuck. My own attorney is fucking refusing my call?

For English, dial 1. Para <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Dial the phone number now. <Unintelligible background noises/voices heard> Please say your name after the beep. <Beep> Michael. One moment, please. The number you called is not allowed. Oh, fuck. <Unintelligible background noises/voices>
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This is a collect call from Michael Gargiulo from the County

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For English, dial 1. <Unintelligible background

noises/voices> U U U G U G U U U G U U Dial the phone number now. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> ***. Michael. The number you called is not allowed. Holy shit. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Please say your name after the beep. <Beep>

<Unintelligible background noises/voices> <Unintelligible background noises/voices> <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Please say your name after the beep. Michael, Anthonys client. One moment, please. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Thank you for using inmate communications. For a rate <Unintelligible background noises/voices> U This is a collect call from Michael, Anthonys client, from the <Beep>

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quote, dial 7.

County Jail using inmate communications. The charge for this call is $6.60 for the first minute, one dollar for each additional minute--Your call was refused.
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Dial the phone number now.

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For English, dial 1. Para Espanol marca dos.

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Goddamn it. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Are they answering? No. Theyre refusing my call my own attorney. <Chuckle > For English, dial 1. Para Espanol <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Dial the phone number now. The number you called is not allowed. For English, dial 1. Para Espanol Dial the phone number now. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> <Unintelligible background noises/voices> <Unintelligible background noises/voices> <Unintelligible background noises/voices> The number you called is not allowed. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Oh, my God. Thats fucked up.

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Youre actually getting through, theyre just not answering? My attorney is not gonna answer. Mmnh. I dont get this -- my attorney. For English, dial 1. Para Espanol <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Dial the phone number now. <Unintelligible background noises/voices>
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Please say your name after the beep. <Beep>

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Anthonys my attorney. I need to speak to him. Its Michael. Thank you for using inmate communications. For a rate I cannot believe my attorney wont answer. Mmnh.

This is a collect call from Anthony is my attorney. I need to

speak to him, in the County Jail using inmate communications. The charge for this call is $6.60 for the first minute. One dollar for each additional minute. Thank you for using inmate communications. G U G U G U Yes, Im trying to get a hold of Anthony. Hes my attorney, And is this Michael? Yes. My name is Carrie. Carrie, Im at Im in an El Monte jail. And, uh, Homicide Youre youre fine. Dont worry. I know exactly whats Uh, there was nothing in court. They said Homicide He said Homicide -- Homicide detectives wanted to talk to Exactly. So, Im in the El Monte jail right now, waiting for Okay. Wait one second, Michael. Were getting Anthony.
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going on. Uhm, what happened today, though?

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detectives wanna speak to me. you? Homicide detectives to talk to me about another case.

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Hold on one second. G U U G U G Thank you. Mmnh-mmnh. Hello? Anthony. Yeah. I dont know whats going on. But, they have me in an Is that you Mike?

detectives in El Monte. U

Uh-huh. Well, that explains it, then. Well, you dont have to

talk to them, obviously. And you definitely shouldnt. And tell them that On advice of counsel, you were specifically told not to speak to them. U G Theyll take you back. G Okay. And then, where do I go from here, I mean? Im being slammed all around here and there. Theyre not

giving me any air. Theyre putting me in a cell where Im claustrophobic. El Monte Station is fine. They have me in an open cell. But, theyve had attorney. I asked for medical advice. They they refused medical advice for two days where I almost had a freaking attack and collapsed. U U What do you mean an attack? Like I have anxiety attacks. Oh. Okay. Well, we could probably get an order to have you me in 23 and a half hour lockdown, not being able to make calls to my

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seen, uh, by by a prison, uh, or jail psychologist or psychiatrist for appropriate medication. But, you know, the the immediate order of business here is just dont, uh, you know, just dont make any statements. Just say *** your lawyer on a related other case and you were advised not to talk. Simple as that.
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El Monte jail right now saying that I need to speak to some Homicide

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Okay. I dont even know what I mean I mean, you know, the other thing you could do is try

what Im here for. I mean, are they what are they trying to do, I mean? to get their cards. And I can give them a call, once you find out who they G U Okay.

And you could tell them that Im happy to talk to them. Uh,

you if you can get their card, and I get the information from you, or they can feel free to call me. G All right, Anthony. I know Ive been refused calls earlier.

Uhm, if you can make sure, the office, like if I have to call you, again. I U Well, its not really that. If you were refused a call, its

limit ran out. But, well take your call for sure. U line, ***. G U Yeah, he uh, if the receptionist picks up in time, Michael, then, automatically, youre sending a ***, uh, *** line. So, if if you ***

everything on my towel, now.

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much longer were gonna be able to see you on this thing here. So, what Id say is just, uh, if the police come its kind of odd that they would be so late. You would think they would have tried to talk to you earlier. But, uh, just let them know that youre represented and that you were advised not to speak. But, Im more than happy to talk to them. And, uh, you, possibly, might talk to them. But, I need to, obviously, talk to them first,
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Im just like literally freaked out that theyre trying to throw Mmnh. All right. Well, Ill tell you what. I dont know how

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to figure out whats going on. G U G U G U G S G S G S G S Thank you, Anthony. And, if they given you any insight on what they might be Thank you, Anthony. Thank you. Okay. Bye.

interested in, cause I simply dont know. All right. Good luck. Hang in there, Mike.

Are we allowed to open those things for air? Or -Uh, I dont know. Try and see if its open or whatever. Uh, I No. Yeah, you cant get it out. Oh, shit. I cant even ***. Yeah. ***. How you get in here? Mmnh. I have no idea. dont freaking know. Probably painted shut, I guess, or

No idea. You get in trouble once, and, ssh, the second one, Manslaughter. Theyre sayin. Some, uh they picked me

up on a four-year old manslaughter case. They got me on some DNA I happened to have left in the parking lot, or, you know, the guy got I got in

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a fight with. And he took a licking and quit ticking. And what the fuck did I know? What was he gonna uh, I guess he died later. I dont know. So, I didnt know shit. didnt even know I was wanted for anything. I knew I got in a fight with the guy. But, I didnt know the fucking guy died. You know, so, about four I dont know, four or five years ago.-- The next thing you know, Im getting fucking stopped. They run me and, fuck, they tell me Im
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Theyre telling me I have court for

a warrant today. And then, they pulled me out of the court and said detectives want to talk to me. And then, they brought me here. S G S G S Yeah, I heard you say Homicide detectives? Yeah. I have no idea what they want. Whats up with that?

want you, theyll come talk to you Im sure. Im still waiting for them not the Homicide guys I dont think. Fuck, I dont know, to come talk to me. I dont know when thats gonna happen. Mmnh. They dont tell you a lot. -- So, they just ripped you off of court? You said? S G You were in court and they took you? G <No audible response>

into the court. When I got up there, they said that we have were asking for him to be released early so he could go talk to the Homicide S G S What court case? Was it a court case you had? I have no idea. Theres no court case. They just lied. Mmnh. Thats weird. Well, its probably well, not probably. detectives.

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I know this is their county. *** doing some time and sitting around. Where were you at, at County? G S G S G Oh, shit, 9 level 9. Been to the pen? Fucking single cell 23-hour lockdown. High Power? Yeah.
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They told me I had a court date today. So, they rushed me

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Well, I know what they work, you know. Shit. Well, if they

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<Unintelligible background A lot of bullshit going on in County right now, I think. <Cough> Oh, man. Mmnh. Santa Monica. Santa Monica? <No audible> You from out here?

Thats a crazy place. and, uh, attempted murder. But, bullshit.

Mmnh-mmnh. Theyre trying to charge me for burglary and Burglary and attempted murder?

attempted murder.

No? Somebody you know? Or no? Huh.

your side of the story, and were charging you with the maximum.

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have. But, they they dont have nothing on me. So, -Yeah. Well, sometimes they just stroke you with that bullshit. And sometimes you dont know what they know what they dont know. You know, and sometimes they know a little bit. And you but, you dont know which part that they know and which part they dont.
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They just picked me up. The detective said I want to hear Damn. Wow. They could charge me, uh, anything and everything they

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Thats a nice Place. You got 3rd street Promenade out there.

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But, I could tell you, these

detectives are gonna be getting at straws, because I know nothing to help them out. S G S G S G week S G S G S G S G S Nah, fucking two weeks. Mmnh. Mmnh. Ive never been in trouble. Mmnh. How long were you at C.J.? Mmnh Uhm, what was that, buddy? Huh? <Cough/clear-throat>

Whatd you say? I am sorry, I havent fucking slept in like a Oh, you sounded like you were ***down in C.J.?

And thats a $1 million bail. Mmnh-mmnh. Oh.

Is that the same thing you talked about?

to jump on your tail and throw their case on yours.

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close cases and throw everything on one person. Sure. Thats what they do, man. Instead of knowing the real deal. They probably think you know something about it, even if you

didnt do it. And theyll charge you with it, you know, hoping that you
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know who did it or something like that, and to see if youll give up something. G They could charge me uh for whatever. Thats why I have an attorney. You know, theyve got to have a weapon weapon a witness and a DNA And they have nothing. too. <Chuckle> G S G S open that up? Yeah, if you can get it open, Im good. It looks like that one opens right there. S Yeah. Of course, it helps if your attorney takes your calls,

Yeah? Well, those hinges look painted shut from here from

for the big grate up here. I dont know if its gonna have air coming in. S G S G S Its taking it out you said? Its taking our air out. Oh, is it?

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I need some fucking air, man. Hey, are you game for air if I

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*** the top. On this? Yeah. It doesnt come out very good. Like push it real hard. Ill take this any day compared to that other cell Im in. Youd take that any day compared to what? Oh, uh, down there? Yeah. Ill take this any day compared to the cell I am in.

least, you know, -Yeah. And that is *** right there.

*** it gets all packed full of people and shit. But, -Im so weak and tired, man, I cant even move. I havent slept in days. *** Yeah?

Ive been sick, man. They didnt give me any covers. Yeah, it gets cold down there, too. My cell is the side of size of from that gate to the end of Yeah. Youre in High Power down there, you said? <No audible response> Were you at ***? Or at, uh, Twin Towers? Or Yeah, 2 231. Yeah. I was at 900 and uh up at, uh, Super Max, up at, uh

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up North or a long time well, a long time, well, not that long ago a few years back. And thats youre locked down 23 out of the day. And you get to come out to come out to yard room and its like this size for an hour. You know, you could play basketball, which is you play
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Yeah, this aint bad. Shit, the fucking mattresses are, at

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basketball and you go back. Mmnh. Yeah, Ive been trying to fight this fucking cough for, shit, like a month it seems like. G S G S G S G S G S G S G S S S G S G S G G Cops? Or detectives? Huh? No, cough. Oh, cough. No, it Im waiting on detectives, I think. The cops? Or detectives?

Mmnh. Your cough comes from your nasal. Trust me. If you Yeah? Yeah, I feel like Im fucking drowning, man. Id I know. But, fucking its either that or you cough, cause that Yeah. Yeah.

snort some water -probably just

Im that way, cause I am so congested from all the air. Now, I can breathe, though. Yeah, I just uh, I dont know if I could do that. So much fucking air pumping on you in those other places. Yeah. And its always circulated shit, too. Mmnh. My cell, no air circulation. Just air pumping in like that. Thats it, huh? Wow. <No audible response> You havent been to state you said? <No audible response> You ever been to state state prison?
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<No audible response> Thats a fucked place. Man, Ive never been in trouble. I dont get how they Yeah. Most of the fucking

freaking, all of a sudden, Im in all this trouble. I mean, its bullshit. I would do nothing to jeopardize being with my kids or my Yeah. How many kids you got? Two. Two? And Im freshly married.

Wow. Cool. Kids will keep you centered. What kind of work Im in electrical in Beverly Hills.

the plumbers all the time. Theyd run their fucking shit out three feet past Mmnh.

We had to carry our shit on our shoulders. I dont I dont do new construction. Yeah, man, Ill tell you, thats where the moneys at, doing, I do remodels. Quick money. Oh, thats good money, too, especially, in Beverly Hills. I think detectives, uh, for that other case, shut my business Which what case? The Santa Monica thing you were

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Yeah. They shut your business down? They took my van with everything. Oh. I dont know why they do all that, man. Theyre not gonna

Theyre just trying to make trouble for me. S G S G S G S G S What are they doing that for?

I dont know, man. Im guessing they dont like you when you Yeah, thats true. <Cough> Mmnh.

dont talk and you have an attorney. Then, they dont like you. My bodys all weak and achy, shit.

the water, and put it in your nose like that. Yeah? Or take toilet paper and stick it all the way up flat. Trust me. <No audible response> Im sure you feel like that dripping in the back of your throat, <No audible response> Thats why you got a cough. Now, its just kind of numb, dude. Yeah. Trust me. The more water you put in there, the better Okay. Witch doctor, Im gonna try this shit.
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find anything. I dont get em anyone. I havent been in any trouble.

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And youll start spitting all that shit out. And you start drinking Damn, I dont know how you can do that shit.

a ton of water. And start drinking a ton of water and all this yellow shit will <Cough> G S G S G S G S theyre gonna think Im crazy.

I wish we could get some air in here. But, if I climb up there, I dont know if this thing will even open.

that should be *** in there.

The one up at the tops open. *** the corner. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> Theyre all painted shut? Well, these are. But, this has been well, yeah, I cant tell. It Fuck. Its all painted

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hospital. And then, he had a surgery from that. G S G S G Yeah, I hear you. Dude, this is great talking to someone. I Yeah? dont get to talk to nobody under 23-hour lockdown in a *** cell. Now, we we if I dont talk to them, theyre gonna try to Whats that?

charge me for something who knows what?

If I dont talk to them, theyre gonna try to charge me with

another *** in here, even though I have nothing to do with it. ***. If I dont talk to them ***, theyll try to charge me for whatever they have here. ***. And then, Im gonna be *** serious fucking lockdown, then. G S <No audible response> S You think so?

you in here. *** they only have cameras. Because, that phone right here, because of the uh, the outside speaker telephone, theyre not privilege that kind of shit. G S S G allowed to record this shit in here, because the, uh, attorney/client

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But, even thats shut off. But, uh, I dont look at that camera up there in the corner. But, they cant hear us. So, I I had a uh, you know, a buddy of mine who was in here once, and, uh, I dont think it was this one. But, theres another one, cause he didnt describe this one. But, uh, uh, two guys that fucking got into a knockdown mother fucking
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I could hear the phone being dialed out, though. Huh? I could hear the phone being dialed out there. Yeah. They can hear it. But, they cant listen to your call.

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drag-out fight. And hes yelling and shit. Fuck, that went on for like 15 minutes, the fight, the guys finally like stop. And, you know, you think theyd be able to watch it with the fucking camera. Well, they got it on tape. But, they werent uh, whoever was supposed to be watching wasnt watching it. And this was at night. he said, we could have a fucking heart attack in here, and we fucking G S Man, wish we could get some air. Motherfucker was sleeping or whatever. But, uh, fuck. He said Man, die, and they wouldnt know it.

Yeah. When I was at, uh up at, uh, Super Max, they had

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Yeah. Yeah, they just you

know, all they do is fuck it up for everybody else. Yeah, its fucked being locked up by yourself. Especially, there. Here, at least you know what you know, kind know what time it is. You can look and see what the fucking sun is doing ***. When youre inside, man, you cant tell if its anywhere. Just G S Mmnh-mmnh. fucking nighttime. Its like being in a casino. No clocks. No watches

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today. I said For what? S G S G S G S G S G You were in County Jail for? Another case. Something completely unrelated? <No audible response> No. They took me out of there. And they said, You have And then, when you got to court, what happened? Okay. And they took you to court for that case?

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temporary court case temporary temporary court order. I dont know. But, I went into the court. And and they go

Oh, sir, we, uh we ask that the Sheriffs ***person. And they asked cause they need to speak with him. So, we have to release the S G S G S To here? Yeah.

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everythings locked down or some shit like that. I dont know. Its hard to say. Did they say who what detectives? Was it Sheriffs? LAPD? Or -G S G S What was that? Was it Sheriffs? Or LAPD? Wow. Youll have to ask them that. But, uh I bet you, Sheriffs probably. Or the

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told my attorney, I said Oh, its no big deal. S G S G S some ***. G S G S G its about? S G S G S in any shit? Or what? No. Youll spit all that shit out. Man, I know ***. You know what? That shit works, dude. I told you. Fuck. You got to do it a lot. Yeah, I only did it on one side. But, I can feel the difference

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been nowhere where I shouldnt be. So, if anythings happened to somebody, its because I knew them or Ive been there. So S G S G G S G S Well, they have DNA shit on No. Im just saying that thats just me. Theres theres no Oh, so, you yeah.

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rammed with that shit. I had to, uhm, -- I guess they got it

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that she got raped. And your DNA uh, my buddy did that. He him and his girlfriend were on the way out, and, uh, she called him over. And they did the fucking wild thing and all that shit. And two hours later, he left, she called the cops and said he came over and fucking raped her and all that. And they took her to the hospital and hooked up with this other chick, at the time. So, he fucking lied about it. you know, it it and then, he tried to tell them the truth. And, you know, they uh, he it worked out because she ended up telling them, later on, that she was just fucking him over, just cause, you know in fact, I think they took her to jail. -- But, uh, you know, shit like that, you thats how they catch all these fuckers on, you know, uhm, -- whats that show? Most Americas G S G the person. S Mmnh-mmnh. Most Wanted. took tests and all that shit. And and he lied about it because he was

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if you are and, you know, maybe *** this whole thing is about sweating you for somebody else. And you may not have no idea who that other person is. G S Mmnh-mmnh. You know, so man, my fucking nose is cleared out, dude.

showerhead off. Its on one of those hoses. And she turns her head

tried to get me to do it. Theres no fucking way I could do that. She she sits there and lets it run. Anyways, she swears up and down by that. G S Mmnh. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> <Unintelligible background noises heard/voices> 01:26-02:57> U S D S Thank you. Not much. <Sigh> *** Welcome to Hotel California. Whatd they get you for? Mmnh, fuck, me and the old lady had a fucking blowout. <Unintelligible background noises/voices> S D J D Mmnh *** Okay. There you go. Thank you.
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County made me come here, so

my attorney wouldnt be here. Not ***the court across the away. So, I told my my attorney, What the hell is going on? Hes like, Oh, nothing. Its its not on the record. Its its a mistake. You know, and I called him and said that, uhm, -G D G My attorney. Oh. Oh. D You called who?

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skinned girls. But, I and she you know what? Shes a shes a great girl. Okay. But, shes got this fucking temper. D G D G D her that. G S S D S D S D S Wait. Wait. Brown-skin or like brown brown skin? Oh, well. ***. I mean, *** Fuck. You know what is fucked up It doesnt work that way, though. I know it. Now

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I know. You know what?

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connect me, you know. D G D S Yeah, right. Yeah, I I know that. Yeah. They say Oh, wait a second. Hes a serial killer. Yeah, what do they call that? Serial or yeah, I got, you Yeah, its a, uh man, I forgot what its called. ***.

know, uh they call it MO? They you know, they track shit on computers, too. The

just know I was ***crime shows and shit that *** track down people to do stuff on the computers. And, they they still got to prove everything. They got me on manslaughter charges. This fucking guy I got in a fight with four, almost five years ago, in the fucking parking lot. And we got in of the fight. I didnt even know the guy fucking died. I was I was gone found my DNA there, too. They found blood and and, uh, skin from me. I dont know where the fuck they found it. But, uh S huh? D S S D D Youre probably gonna have probation come talk to your ass, Yeah. You know what? That fucking P.O. of mine, too. *** You got a P.O.? Yeah. Youre fucked. And hes fucking on my ass. And you know what? I mean, D Hmm, Im telling you *** a fight. And they say hes fucking dead. And theyre saying its because long gone. So, I dont know how the hell theyre gonna do that. They

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Twenty-three hours? Yep. No phone. No visits. <Cough/clear-throat> Fuck that. Theyre just trying to freaking cause more problems.

Regardless, Ill fight this case, too. I mean, fuck, its gonna cost me S G S D one. ***. S D S D Hmm. D S How many cases you got? Two? One. One?

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restraining order against me, now. G D G D G D S D G D S D S D S D S D S S Man, I made a call for ten minutes. And it was 50 bucks. Whoa. From here? <Chuckle> No, in the County. <Laughter> Oh. Damn. What kind of work do you do? Im in electrical. Wiped out my wifes card.

Oh. Thats gotta be all right. Guess it doesnt pay at all when What kind of a job you are gonna be missing out on? Me? Yeah.

youre locked down.

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fucking *** put the plumbing up, five feet over the *** so we had to carry all our shit over the stuff. We get *** wars with the plumbers and plumbers cutting pipes off it for fucking ***wash down our shitter-trashed. <Clear throat> D Yeah, seems like *** both both of these fucking jobs. But,

my job is just time is money, you know. You gotta work real fast. And it S D S S S D Yes, Its cold for us. <Clear-throat> Oh. And then, uh, you know, that you know that bitch who Oh, who? That bitch that fucking bitch that Oh. The cop? Yeah, the cop there. Yeah. *** fucking ***. She, uh yeah, she goes, uh shes the one

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Uh-huh. Yeah. Fuck. Fuck me. So, you did pretty much, when you saw her show up, youre Oh, yeah. And, you know, she was I mean, you know, she

going to jail, huh? had -- my fucking old lady had her convinced. And, uh, she was a fucking bitch to me, uh, all the way over here, you know. S <Clear- throat> <Unintelligible background noises> D S D S G S Yeah.

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*** open that. *** shut. I got it ***. No, thats all. Oh, they Yeah. they did.

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up and says You know what? You dont have nothing***. Why are you charging him? D G S D S D S D S Yeah. Yeah, YeahYeah.

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Im fucked up no matter what, Oh, cause your first case *** Piling*** Well, how did what are you whats your theory? You think Yeah. They dont care.

since they have another case, theyll charge me *** sitting here.

to do with nothing. Then, theyre just wasting time. <Clear-throat> Fucking system man. <Sigh> Bullshit. <Sigh> -- Well, yours does not sound too bad. You know, it could happen, right. You get in a fight, somebody falls on the curb or something. Is it you know, is it S D G D D D S *** its still manslaughter. Still get time for that. really your fault? Everybodys drunk.

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he just go home and drop dead in his house? I have no idea. D S G D G So, you havent talked to any detectives, yet? No. My first case. Theres not much *** the person that that happened *** Yeah?

me just around. D G D G G Cant identify you? No. What the fuck, man? <Sniff>

someone running out, saying Im sorry. Im sorry. So, how is that attempted murder? D G blood. D S So yeah. And, as long as theres nobody to as long as Well, they said they found my blood next to the persons Well, thats kind of fucked up. But, is--is that without getting personal, is that possible that

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Oh. Oh. Well Detectives bullshit. They wouldnt have arrested me and charged me, if they Well, thats true.

didnt have the thing. You better hope, for your sake, its all right, man. And like I

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telling him, when you when you say you werent even there, and you dont know anybody or nothing, and they got your shit, then, -S D S -- Then they are they got you caught on it. And theyre Yeah. Oh, well, I mean, I you know, I Just like when guys get accused of rape and they said they D Yeah.

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consensual shit. But, if you said you didnt do it, and your shits there, then, you got problems. D S D S So, like, you cant like well, I see what youre saying. Yeah. They can prove you had sex with with a girl. They can ID Really? Yeah. Fuck, yeah, dude. Thats youre fucking shits got

DNA all over it. And they they take her to the hospital and give her like theyre coming up with your fucking DNA. And and you try to say you didnt have no sex. And they say, Yeah, well, guess where we pulled it out of? And youre youre done. So, -D S D S Wow. Huh.

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Ah, Soledad? Yeah. The ole Soledad. A fucking shit-hole. Like a hundred Thats the one all the esses *** their fucking tattoos and shit. Fuck, dude. That place is the new ones even worse than And San Quentin, too. Yeah. Ah, fuck me. Yep. Now, Im going this time. <Chuckle> I think so. I can smell it.

year old prison.

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round fucking pie-shaped room. Its got theyve got about eight cells. looks like a big pie with different slices. And the room is weird. And, if they got some guy, you know, being an ass-hole, theyll open up the main door and fuck everybody else off in the whole place. D S main door and throw a fucking can of, uh, tear gas in there and shut the

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on me. Im pretty sure thats how they got me.

say. I dont I havent talked to anybody. So, I dont know what the fuck, you know, theyve got or S D S S S D S D D D Yeah.

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for ***. D S Well, Id rather be here. Yeah, thats true. I aint no hurry to get out of here. I mean,

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Well, these fucking -- I had a buddy of mine that was in here. Yeah. Uh, you know what? Yeah.

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you, unless I knew you.

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reason? And, now, all of a sudden, theres a warrant out for my arrest Mmnh-mmnh. This is freaky shit for ***. Yeah, Mmnh-mmnh. I was fucking hungry. <Chuckle> Im gonna start doing more fucking crimes in El Monte -- And come here. <Laughter> I know I know fucking guys that *** that would do a crime Well, Ill tell you what. Yeah. If you were living on the street, Okay. Youre lucky I caught my watch commander before he, <Chuckle>
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*** ***. Rather than hear what they have to say. Well, part of that is just gonna be straight up with us -Mmnh-mmnh. -- Of what he did. Im thinking he was out there and comes Hey, uh, call Lillienfeld and tell him tonights not a good night But, tell them theyre trying to get him out, until he calls and Yeah. The only thing theyre worried about is the attorney <Burp>

tries to reach *** or something. so -- showing up. D S D You going out next? Mmnh?

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You got asthma or something? No, just a cold from all the AC blowing in my face. Wow, hey, I could use a little AC in here today. Im about Oh, man.

ready to take this fucking shit off. I had a warrant out to go to court today. And then, the court Whats that? Man, that Ive never, in my life, heard of that. No, they did that to get me out here without an attorney. Really? My attorney said You dont need me. Why? Its just Well, he thought that that there was just a mistake.

was released. And, now, Im being questioned by Homicide detectives? What if they just fucked up?

a good story. Seriously, 'cause you know that they could come at you. Even if I had an attorney? Well, no, no, no. Well, whatever. Give you know, give Yeah.

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with the worst. D G They charged you with what? The worst. Like they dont know if it was a burglary that went

wrong wrong went wrong. And and theyre saying its attempted murder. They dont know. G D G D G Im fighting it now. D Well, can you do something with that?

good story? Mmnh, Ill tell you what ***. Okay, man. <Chuckle> I dont know.

All the -- the papers speaks by itself. They said that they

running out and say Sorry. D G D G D it. ***. G D D G D G G Sorry?

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Listen, I beat a case once Well, my wife even stated I was at home. But, theyre still Okay. Well, let me tell you something. Again, I dont know

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Yeah, to the left there. See it to Uh, no, no. You know what that is, dude? Thats the shower. Oh. Thats the shower. Yeah. I know, I thought it was a hole or That was freaking me out, dude.

Im here to tell you, this is an old jail.

And you know how the Sheriffs are like Get off the phone.

Theyve been telling me that thats the last time youre gonna see your girl here. Shes not coming. And youre never gonna see her again. G D G D The Sheriffs. At? At County. D Holy shit. Who said that?

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really cause ***. Because I left her for someone else when she was Well, look. Let me tell you something. If if theyre saying

around that. And youre gonna need a story to say why you were there. thats just me, dude. Im just here to tell you. Im being real. Im keeping it real. But, Im just here to tell you, uh, if they can pinpoint that you were there, like you said, though, you know, theres no no DNA anywhere, dude. Ive been around too long. Uh, again, uh, uh, I just I fucking I thing I can do pretty good is, uh, create. So, thats what I do. Thats one ***. And theres no theres no wriggle room for a second fuck. D G D Really? G Well, on this other case *** I know they dont have shit. Yep. I dont know. They dont theyre just trying to question Could be? Yeah. It could be. *** And because they couldnt find a case that was by me, where you cant that you cant explain away dont even know. I dont know, think I think my own shit out. Im pretty you know what? --Thats one

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***, yeah. So, there was a *** murdered nearby ***. Yeah. What the fuck, man? How many people how many of those

fucking computer heads do you think they got? Some people get their dude, you know, you may have to think about, I dont know, that, uh you have to be creative. Thats all there is to it. G D Yeah.

I mean, just, uh you can do it. I think I can do it. I think I <Unintelligible background noises> <Cough> <Open/close-cell door>

can do it. *** matter of fact, I know I can do it.

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Man, arent we lucky. I said were lucky we got to take our Yeah, no shit. Hmnh. Whats wrong with you, man? Ah, just fucking Ive got antibiotics and, uh Oh, Ive got you. Cholesterols and I got some pain medicine for my back and

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Yeah. Fucking walking the other side *** And fucking snapped a Fuck, ***. Thats pretty funny if you werent me. You know, its okay. Its *** shit for now. Yeah, Im going. Yeah. If you can beat this case, huh? Yeah, well, Im gonna***. Im sorry? No. Yeah. Its like a Wiley Coyote cartoon ***.

band and the whole fucking shit fell over on my ass.

Where? You still got a job when you get out of here?

Do you do you have button fly pants, either one of you? Do you have button fly pants? Oh. I was gonna say we could take the button out and use Oh, yeah. Get the screw out. Fuck that. I cant. Probably would file a fucking escape Would they? I dont know, man. Does that lead to the outside? Or does Yeah. Its open air. Open air?
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Mmnh-mmnh. Wow. No wonder they screwed it shut. Well, fuck, dude. Yeah. Well, whats a heavy sentence? Well, to try to, you know -- Try to put your hand out the window or something. I should have asked the fucking jailer. Yeah, what we could do The next time he shows up, ***. You know what?

Thats a heavy sentence, too.

Yeah. I mean, you know what? This guys been all right. He But, if were quiet, we are not causing no problems. Nah, nah. Yeah.

didnt give me any shit.

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Oh. Well, it was only the drip. Yeah. I fucking had a hard time doing it. But, it worked. Snorting like water up your nose? Oh, you know what, dude? When I was learning how to dive, Snorting water, dude.

fucking thing I could have done. G D Salt water would kill everything.

Yeah. Then, it just about killed me, too. *** about fucking <Clear-throat>

drowned***. But, I think I got a sinus infection from it. D But, this thing is like a different water, now. ***But, yeah, salt

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<Water flow> <Flush-toilet> God, I cant believe my old lady did that to me. You cant. <Cough> <Cough> Yeah.

I wanna know why my wife didnt set her phone up, yet. Why your wife what? Didnt set her phone up.

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Is that gonna happen tonight? I they said thats it got to be, uh The number you called is not allowed. <Dial tone> -- 5:30 or something by now. So, I dont know. <Dial tone> For English, dial 1. <Beep> <Dial tone> <Clear-throat> I dont know why my wife didnt hook up her phone.

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Home phone. <Clear-throat> Yeah, you cant call a cell, ***. Yeah, you can. She hooked it up. Really? Oh Oh, thats for from the jail. She hooked it by ***.

Yeah. Yeah, you cant cross over the number here, unless Oh, fuck. Does she know youre here? No. Huh?

you go through a landline. Hmnh Hmnh.

Id hate for her to go stand in line down there. I said Id hate for her to go stand in line down there and not They told her I was in lockdown yesterday, and I wasnt. <Cough/clear-throat> -- oh, my God. Im so weak and fucked up. ***, man. Ill tell you what, though. I see why the fucking water shit You were drowning, man. I was coughing every fucking ten seconds, dude. Really? Yeah. And, yeah, though, youre right. It is, its like fucking
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breathing water. D S D S shit. ***. D drowning? S D S G D S D S D S Do what? Drown drown to death? Oh, no. Good. You know, it fucking works for ya. Ill tell you what, it burned like a mother fucker. <Chuckle> Yeah, I hear you, pal. I mean, *** you got like a *** that comes up to your nose and How would you like it how would you like to die fucking ***

You wouldnt even know. You would just go out

about that. If it burns, it hurts, and all that shit. I ***. skin surface cause thats where all your pain cells are. Yeah. Yeah. Yeah. Yeah. I mean, how many times have you cut yourself -- And you dont you know, you barely feel it, because the Yeah. I mean, you feel it, cause you know youve been cut but Fuck that, dude. *** mother fucking ***. Yeah. Needles I What about ***, did you guys did they fill out any paper Yeah. Yeah, well, I dont know.
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At the court, they they took my Really? But, you did that before, right? Oh, no. That was here at this court the Foley courthouse. Thats probably because they moved you here. Thats For the records or something?

picture and made me put my fingerprints on it.

County guy. Right, cause we werent in uniform.

Yeah, were were El Monte guys, cause we were here.

Youre probably a County guy. So, they probably had to do, you know, <Sigh> G means -D S D

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<Clear-throat> I know. Why would they pick El Monte if the Sheriffs want to talk to I bet you well find out later its because its just convenient for You think so?

you? They got their own Sheriffs station down here.

they could have just gone down to County -Yeah. -- You know. Why send him to court? Yeah. <Cough> ***

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Should I ask for air? Yeah. Well, ***. We should ask for air, not too much, but Can we get some air here? They wont let us *** the window. Fuck, let me see your Huh? Let me see your zipper. Oh, yeah ***.

Mmnh-mmnh. Dude, I dont fuck around and risk it. Im here No ones being charged.

to tell you. I dont need a fuckin another charge.

Well, what if its like attempted escape or something? I dont yeah. Well, what were asking to do here what

them to turn on the fucking air conditioner. G D G D Then, they freeze you all night, dude. Thats true. Then, you get sick, again, and you have ***two fucking bullshit things to fight. Yeah, sounds like a ***. Well, Although that blood thing

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<Water flow> *** charges *** violent crimes the kind of bullshit the officers Yeah. -- For everything. I hear you. Im just telling you like like my friend here, you try to come ***after.

know, when that happened a long time ago, and, uh, he you know, good? G <Flush-toilet> *** Whats that?

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Yeah, but it wasnt you. I know. But, --

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So, you got that. So, they the

girl wakes up. Theres a guy standing over here with a knife. Uh, -- uh, - uh, shes stabbed. Your bloods found there. Uh, you know, um, think about it and think of fucking a lof of different ways to get around it really. ***. I mean, its dicey. But, you you got to do you trust your G D G D G D G D G Mmnh-mmnh. Come up with a good plan, and then, sell it. What do you say? Well, you know, think about it. attorney?

Even if you know the fact you are being framed or what I dont know. Im being nosy ***.

type of story?

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threatening. One detective took my blood a few years ago and says Im D G D So, you think they planted your blood there? Oh, yeah. Okay. Well, you know, thats a possibility, dude. I am here to So, you, in general, how do you explain that? Well Youre uh--without going around With-- what? Without beating around the bush, how do you Without beating around?
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Talk in my ear though, man. Okay. *** . Sorry about that. Well, listen. This is what Id say ***. Okay. Uhm, I am telling you, dude. They *** shit. *** ***. Yeah, but, they cant use anything against you. ***.

If Im talking to you without fucking, uh, ***, they cant fucking *** *** <Cough>

Were talking about you being there. Well, if youre gonna go ***.

with the fact that that you were framed, uh, I am telling you right now. Okay. And thats fine. Thats fine. But, I mean, if thats the

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what? G D *** . Okay. Well, I wouldnt--I wouldnt fucking say to the

detectives put it there because that dude, I am telling you, its such a big fucking gamble. D Okay. This is a this is a this is just out of my ass. Okay. G I know, I understand, ***.

into your fucking house. Okay. Its her house, you know. G D Mmnh-mmnh.

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okay. Hes a fucking tweaker. Okay? Youre going through. You fucking break open you know--you open the door, uh, into a room. And, guess what, theres a fucking bitch laying there. Right? G D G D G D G D G D <No audible response> <No audible response> Right?

right? And he is a fucking ass-hole, cause hes a tweaker. got to ***another person that has to do with ***. rat out my buddy. Would you? robbery? Someone wakes up.

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dont know anything. D G D I thought you said it was a girl. No, they say they dont knowgirl or guy. Okay. Whatever, dude. Guys do it, too. You know, if I

fucking was on your ass, youd fucking tear my hair out and fucking right.? But, if it was---was ***ass kicked, if you were desperate and you me, fucking do whatever it took. Youd beat my ass. Youd try. Youd fucking do youd tackle me, whatever it took-- to get away, is your big thing, right? Youre on youre on your defensive. Okay. Hmnh. okay. So, lets talk about your--your theory. You go in. You do it, fucking run across her and she you scare her. Uhm, shes scared. know, people fucking do that shit all the time. Theyre carrying weapons. People that do break-ins, almost always have a fucking knife or somebody elses palace. Right? Somebody elses castle. Right? Yeahyou G D D G D something on them some kind of weapon. Why? Because its right? People do that all the time. You dont think anybodys home. You You know, she startles you. Uh, you know, you you fucking you

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in to homes arent violent. Right? They consider themselves as a sneak thief. Then, they go in and steal shit when people are away. You thought she wasnt there. You tried to steal her shit. And she was there, okay. God, you know, God, who knows what she did to you. Uh, but, uh, -- uh, you had to finish something and know, whatever, dude. I dont know. Im just saying thats a uh, you G D G D I *** . get the fuck on. Uh, you didnt know how fucking bad you hit her, you know, its not a bad plan. But, to deny it?

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fucking I can get creative. Uhm, I know youve been thinking about it. And just to walk in and say I dont know what the fuck are you talking about, uh, aint gonna fly. You gotta start thinking. You know, uh, you know--think of a plan, you know. G D G happened. <Close-door> D What if the forensics guy see? The cuts theyre covering the way the cuts were made. The Whats that?

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story. Im your attorney. Im thinking up a persona. My clientladies and gentlemen of the jury, okay, uh, is a dope is a dope fiend. Hes got an addictive personality. He needed drugs in the worst way. Hes not a confrontational guy. He doesnt stick up banks. He doesnt go into 7-Elevens and rob em at gunpoint. He money. He doesnt trash the houses. He doesnt do anything else. He its the drugs. Okay? doesnt pistol-whip people. He breaks into houses to get jewelry, to get goes in and steals it. Is it terrible? Yes, its terrible. But, is it him? No, Now, you take that Mr. Sneak Thief, okay, who hes gonna build you up, hes gonna hes gonna say Heres this poor pathetic creature just trying to kick the habit, go into the house and- you know, you youre sure youre knocking on the door. Nobody fucking came to the You dont want any problems. Right? Am I making sense? G D Mmnh-mmnh. So, you do what you do. You fucking get inside. Youre you scope the house out before you do it. You watch it for a while. And door and are you convinced nobodys in there? Okay. *** is terrible.

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everybody does, and what happens when theyre startled, you fucking lash out and fucking bolt. G D G D So, what do they charge you for that shit? Whats that? What do they charge for charge for that shit? Uhm, well, I mean, theres charging, and then, theres being

found guilty. Uh, burglary? You bet. Uh, could they throw a, uh, -- could there? Sure. But, are you trying to fucking kill her or him? You you know what I mean? I mean, if would honestly, do burglars fucking try to kill people, generally, unless generally Richard Ramirez no. Youre fucking in there and youre just trying to get in there, take the your story. Thats a fucking bitching story. Youre gonna do time for it. gonna get the worst case scenario. G D G D D G Whats that? Yeah. shit, and fucking split. Thats all. Thats fucking man, thats thats Im here to tell you, but youre not gonna fucking, uh, the wor -- youre not My first offense Ill still do time, huh? My first offense -- With thatthe time like? 15 years? Well, I dont know, dude, because, you know, I dont know. No record. I dont know, man. Think about it. You know, uh I have a felony for taking *** when I was 16 or 17. What was it? Taking a garage door opener from someones car ***.
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mean, if its if its dropped, it it cant be held against you. was seeing. Yeah. But I but, Ive had zero no problems.

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houses are a whole different class of of of crook to the legal system. Theyre not violent Richard Ramirez kind of guy. Right? G D <No audible response> This is what I think. Uhm, Im just you know, Im just

you know, I gave you an idea and you had a great idea. Uh, either one of that drop of blood, steal yourself, understand youre probably gonna

do some time. How much is important. Youve got two children at home. You dont wanna do fucking forever. Are they your kids? G D Yeah, Im married and my wifes about to.

wife is fucking or a good girl a good lady, anyway -- I aint married. the fucking home fires lit for you, you know. But, the thing is, uh uh, youre in a world of hurt right now. And ignoring it aint gonna fucking And thats why they didnt have ***. The guy that came up with a plausible alibi thats what the attorney called it a plausible alibi, Number 1 and sure, you may you may take you may take you help. I told you, nine of those ten people in that fucking chain, ignored it.

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doing, yet. Hell, they they might you know, they might just be, uh, out fishing, you know. You dont know. You know, well or, if youre lucky,-theyll come up to you and tell you, uh uh, heres our case. And what they got in it. Now, you think Well, Im not that lucky, that sounds like know. And you can come up with an explanation. <Close-door> D G D G D G killer. ***. D shit. But, the fact is, it is lucky, because you, now, know what they

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El Monte homocide detectives? <Whisper> Im so lost, man. D G D Well, you know, like And then, my attorneys saying I know nothing. Uh, dont I dont know what thats all about, brother. I I dont know.

it was a mistake and they forget to fucking give him something, like a you know, a piece of paper. I dont know how it works. Isnt the D.A. supposed to give them something? Uh, because it wasnt a mistake he showed up. Maybe it just the whole thing is a mistake. D G D G D G D D Why? G No, they did it on purpose.

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you to testify to anything. As much as you want to testify, he wont let you. G D Yeah. Yeah. Anybody else can testify. ***, but, ***, you know, uh, <Sigh> D

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it. Right? I mean, you could think of a million more reasons why you gonna get her up there. Uh, maybe, uh, you know, uh you know,

big issue, man. What if you got fucking a gambling problem and you owe, uh, somebody big-time money? Hey, maybe you know what? Maybe you lost a load. Maybe you youre dealing dope. You lost a a key or something or a pound, right. Man, fuck, you dont use it. Right? D G D G And then, -- then, what happens is that--that you know, you <No audible response> G Mmnh-mmnh.

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youre not doing anything *** house? I said Because I was going to do another job for my brother. And it and, uh, hes like Youre a liar. You were not sick. You keep lying. Youre lazy. You do nothing for the business. Im the one that found sells all the jobs, owned the truck, bought all the equipment to with him, taught him I said Im gonna teach you how to sell this way. And this is how were D G So, youre the brains *** ? how to sell, and pull them out of a hole, even though he had no clientele. gonna make a lot more money.

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employed guy, right? Youre G D The business is over, no money coming in. Yeah, you got well, not just that. Well, -- well, maybe you

fucking owe your partner money. Thats the only way its gonna happen. You need to fucking, uh, -- you know what I mean? Think about that. Its G D G D about that? G D I know. I mean, I own the truck. Yeah. more***.

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Ill be she has a good explanation. She has a good explanation for it. Keep trying. I have faith in you, man. Youre a fucking ***. Youre gonna come up on this one. G D G D G D G D G D G My daughters fucking mom, man, has been the biggest How old is your daughter? Shes two and-a-half, dude. Oh, fuck. July 6th, my son turns five. Good kid? Hes great. God damn. nightmare of my life.

Isnt that a reason for fucking needing money?

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Transcript*Time*04:42* Real*Time*June*17,*2008,*6:30*pm*

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I havent slept. Oh, thats probably youre probably exhausted. <Sigh> Well, what what happens if the detectives come in tonight, <Laughter>

man? <Chuckle> *** fucking sleep in the back seat. G D G D Hey, I was I was told not to say a word. Yeah. Okay. *** call my attorney.

Yeah, thats what -- you know, an attorney always says that.

Although, its got to be killing you not knowing what youre charged with I mean, not knowing what the fuck what they have on your ass. You G D G dont know. D G D D D G D G G *** a homicide probably somewhere around where I used to Its about what? dont have any idea of what the fuck they want, eh? live, or who knows?

Probably a a homicide around where I used to live. Or I Oh. Oh. Oh, Oh, okay. I used to live in El Monte. But Oh, did you? Yeah. Thats fucking weird you ended up back here. Yeah. Me, Im a west side boy, man. How much money is this gonna cost for the attorney? I dont know. Yeah, but, see, man, uh, again, I dont know,

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man. Its gonna probably cost you a pretty penny. But, on the other
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Transcript*Time*04:44* Real*Time*June*17,*2008,*6:32*pm*

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hand, uh, you think of its you think uh, hes, uh, its great, uh, stories. Its that reasonable doubt, that the jury has to consider. Youre doing the youre doing heavy lifting for the attorney, cause thats what he gets paid to do. Right? G D G D G D G D G the money. D G D G D Yep. Yep. You got to admit, most people in jail dont have much of an <No audible response> I dont think so. Nope. <No audible response>

imagination, do they?

Nope? Now, attorneys have good imaginations. But, youre different. And Im different. Attorneys imagination is to live in a big house and having all

And I dont give a fuck if you go to jail. But, *** acquittals and Yeah.

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would be a trophy for this guy. You know, why dont you you know, what if you walked in there with your idea and told the jury My client did this, this, this and this. Yeah, he was in there. Hes not trying to deny it. He went there and he did this, this and this. Convict him if of the of, you know, uh, breaking and entering into a house. But, dont convict him with fucking attempted murder. G Man, I have had no sense of *** hurting anyone.
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People if more people say Hey, fuck that mother ***. Well, thats bragging rights for those guys. Thats a trophy. It

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