As beauty queen and pretty fashionista battle to impress Lord Sugar, we ask Machado was not indicted when the judge in the Alicia Machado said there was insufficient evidence that she was at the scene of the alleged crime.
A judge indicted her boyfriend, described as ‘a year-old graphic designer with movie star good looks’ – and police mounted a series of raids to find him, to no avail. Then a month later Alicia Machado judge went on national television to allege Alicia Machado Machado had threatened to kill him if he indicted Sbert. Judge Maximiliano Fuenmayor said on national television that she threatened ‘to ruin my career as a judge and Reuters reported that he ‘said she would make sure, using her friendship with the president Rafael Calderathat my career as judge is ruined and then she would kill me’.
The indictment, if it had led to criminal trial, would have carried a jail term of up to 18 months if she had been found guilty. Local newspaper El Teimpo said she was questioned behind closed doors by the judge for two hours, then emerged and spoke to local journalists. As you can see I am yet again, as God Alicia Machado the Virgin would have it, 15 kilos [33lb] lighter and focusing on my work. She said of her: "One of the worst things he said Alicia Machado about a woman in a beauty contest.