The McCarville Report

Witness: Morgan Said Payment ‘the way it works’

Nolan Clay
The Oklahoman

[The prosecution rested its case today.]

The owner of an assisted-living company told jurors Thursday at a bribery  trial that Mike  Morgan wanted $1,000 a month when he asked the then-Senate leader in 2006  for help with regulators.

“This is the way it works: You pay me a $1,000-a-month retainer,” the  witness, Sam  Crosby, recalled Morgan saying.

“I looked at him a little bit and said, ‘Is that legal?’” Crosby, 70,  testified.

He said Morgan, an attorney, replied, “Yeah, that’s legal.”

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