Later on, according to the indictment, Morgan agreed to be paid $350 a week prior to joining the new bar as manager. But that plan backfired when John Doe got his liquor license on December 16 of last year and Doe called Morgan to tell him that he can neither pay him or hire him.
John Doe: And you'll make sure Phyllis [Young] doesn't f--- with us?
Morgan: Yeah, Phyllis [Young] won't fuck with us, really honest and truly.* * *Morgan: Bob [Kraiberg] will call me before he'll send [liquor control officers] Gwen and Seymour in, that's what you're getting with me, early warning. That's the key.
John Doe: We just don't have the money to guarantee you anything...United States Attorney Richard Callahan emphasized in a news release today that there was no evidence to support Morgan's claims of improper influence over Kraiberg, Young and others.
Morgan: I understand that ...it just appears to me, I feel used is where I'm at. I feel like that most of the things that I did were on good faith, and now that the license is here and has been approved, I'm getting kicked to the curb.
Morgan: So where do we stand? You're going to open it on your own, by yourselves, I'm not going to be part of it?
Morgan: Just pay me for what we agreed up to this point ... $1,400 even, and then I'll walk away ... Let's just say $1,000 even on Tuesday, and we're all cool...
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