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2005 and before: Albert T. Robles, mayor, councilman, treasurer and deputy city manager, convicted of corruption. He was said to have “plundered” more than $20 million from the city. Judge Stephen V. Wilson said he found the man who once boasted of being “the King of South Gate” to be a “puppet master” who controlled a corrupt enterprise that preyed on the city’s coffers and residents.

Hector Becerra, “Robles Sentenced to 10 Years,” Los Angeles Times, November 29, 2006

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