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John Gotti with Lawyers
Mafia boss John Gotti conversing with his team of lawyers in Brooklyn, New York in 1990. In 1992, he would be sentenced to life in prison for murder and other charges.
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Italian-American Mafia(11 Photos)
View images of the some the most famous Mafia dons and henchmen in New York City's history, including John Gotti, Paul Castellano and Anthony Salerno.
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Al Capone survived assassination attempts, brutal gang wars and an attack by a fellow inmate at Alcatraz. How did unprotected sex finally take down one of history's most notorious gangsters?
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There's more than meets the eye to Al Capone, the Prohibition-era leader of organized crime in Chicago.
History Rocks: Jimmy Hoffa Disappears
History Rocks: Jimmy Hoffa DisappearsVideo Clip (2:13)
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James Hoffa's mysterious disappearance on July 30, 1975 is discussed in this video clip from History Rocks: The 70's. On that day, he drove to Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, where he was supposed to meet two well-known mobsters.
Omerta: Code of La Cosa Nostra
Omerta: Code of La Cosa NostraVideo Clip (1:42)
Video Clip (1:42)
The Mafioso adhered to this strict code of silence when dealing with the law. Death was the almost certain punishment for violators.
America's Book of Secrets: The Mafia
America's Book of Secrets: The MafiaVideo Clip (44:09)
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Mafia Hearings on Capitol Hill
Mafia Hearings on Capitol HillAudio Clip (1:43)
Audio Clip (1:43)
A news report updates the proceedings of the 1963 Valachi hearings, a Congressional inquiry into organized crime. Joseph Valachi, a low-ranking member of the New York-based Genovese crime family, agreed to take the stand and inform on members of the national crime syndicate La Cosa Nostra, also known as the Mafia.
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