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Ex-Leader Of LA Gang Sentenced To 25 Years For Racketeering

The former leader of a notorious street gang in Los Angeles has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for racketeering involving killings of a rival gang member and one of his own underlings.

10/21/2013

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‘Die Hard’ Director Has Until April 3 To Surrender To Feds For 1-Year Prison Sentence

“Die Hard” director John McTiernan must surrender to the feds by April 3 to begin serving a one-year prison sentence for lying to FBI agents.

03/20/2013

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Ex-Mexican Officer Pleads Guilty In Cartel Case

A Mexican police officer pleaded guilty Friday in a drug smuggling case and admitted he hired a fellow officer to run a hit squad on behalf of a Tijuana-based drug cartel, prosecutors said.

05/26/2012

Reputed Armenian Mob Boss Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

A man authorities say headed a vast network of Armenian gangsters has pleaded guilty in New York to racketeering charges.

07/08/2011

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‘Whitey’ Bulger Pleads Not Guilty On 19 Murder Counts

James “Whitey” Bulger, a former mob boss who eluded prosecution for 16 years, pleaded not guilty to federal racketeering charges that accuses him of participating in 19 murders.

07/06/2011

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Judge OKs Court-Appointed Attorney For James ‘Whitey’ Bulger

Accused murderer James “Whitey” Bulger will not have to pay for an attorney after a federal judge decided the onetime crime boss meets the requirements for a court appointed lawyer.

06/30/2011

Dozens Arrested In $100M Medicare Scheme

Dozens of people on both coasts have been charged by Manhattan prosecutors in a $100 million Medicare fraud scheme.

10/13/2010

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