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List Of Lucchese Crime Family Mobsters
This article is about current and past members of the Lucchese crime family.Contents1 Current members1.1 Peter Argentina 1.2 Carmine Avellino 1.3 John Baudanza 1.4 John Capra 1.5 Robert Caravaggio 1.6 Joseph Caridi 1.7 Eugene Castelle 1.8 John Castellucci 1.9 John Cerrella 1.10 Domenico Cutaia 1.11 Salvatore Cutaia 1.12 George Conte 1.13 Michael Corcione 1.14 Tindaro Corso 1.15 Joseph Cosentino 1.16 Steven Crea
Steven Crea
Jr. 1.17 Anthony Croce 1.18 Joseph Datello 1.19 Andrew DiSimone 1.20 Salvatore DiSimone 1.21 James Galione 1.22 Joseph Giampa 1.23 Frank Lastorino 1.24 Joseph Lubrano
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Giovanni Riggi
Giovanni "John the Eagle" Riggi (February 1, 1925 – August 3, 2015) was a New Jersey mobster and member of the DeCavalcante crime family since the 1940s, before the family had acquired its name. Riggi was the leader of the "Elizabeth crew" in the family when he was a Caporegime. He had been the acting boss during the 1970s and became the official boss around 1980. Riggi was incarcerated at the Federal Medical Center (FMC) Devens, Massachusetts, on extortion and labor racketeering convictions. He was released on November 27, 2012.Contents1 Business Background 2 Leading from jail 3 Death 4 References4.1 NotesBusiness Background[edit] John Riggi had been a business agent of the "International Association of Laborers and Hod Carriers", in New Jersey for years
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Vincent Romano
Blessed Vincenzo Romano (3 June 1751 - 20 December 1831) - born Vincenzo Dominico Romano - was an Italian Roman Catholic
Roman Catholic
priest born in Torre del Greco
Torre del Greco
in Naples.[1][2] Romano was a parish priest of the village of Herulano who was noted for his simplistic and frugal manner of living and for his great care of orphans.[3] But the French invaders in his area in addition to some of the Italian political groups oppressed him and his work
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New Dorp, Staten Island
New Dorp is a neighborhood in the Staten Island
Staten Island
borough of New York City, United States. It is located in the east of Staten Island, near the foot of Todt Hill, with Grant City immediately to its north, and Oakwood bordering to the south. New Dorp Beach, bordering to the east, is often listed on maps as a separate neighborhood from Mill Road to the shore, but is generally considered to be a part of New Dorp. One of the earliest European settlements in the New York City
New York City
area, New Dorp was founded by Dutch settlers from the New Netherland
New Netherland
colony, and the name is an anglicization of Nieuw Dorp meaning "New Village" in the Dutch Language. It was historically one of the most important towns on Staten Island, becoming a part of New York City
New York City
in 1898 as part of the Borough of Richmond
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The Sopranos
The Sopranos
The Sopranos
is an American crime drama television series created by David Chase. The story revolves around fictional New Jersey-based, Italian American
Italian American
mobster Tony Soprano
Tony Soprano
(James Gandolfini). The series portrays the difficulties that he faces as he tries to balance his home life and his criminal organization. These are often highlighted during his therapy sessions with psychiatrist Jennifer Melfi
Jennifer Melfi
(Lorraine Bracco). The series features Tony's family members, mafia colleagues, and rivals in prominent roles and story arcs, most notably his wife Carmela (Edie Falco) and protégé Christopher Moltisanti (Michael Imperioli). The pilot was ordered in 1997, and the show premiered on HBO
HBO
in the United States on January 10, 1999
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Freeport, New York
Freeport (officially The Incorporated Village of Freeport) is a village in the town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York, US, on the South Shore of Long Island. The population was 43,713 at the 2010 census.[3] A settlement since the 1640s, it was once an oystering community and later a resort popular with the New York City
New York City
theater community. It is now primarily a bedroom suburb but retains a modest commercial waterfront and some light industry
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Tax Evasion
Tax
Tax
evasion is the illegal evasion of taxes by individuals, corporations, and trusts. Tax
Tax
evasion often entails taxpayers deliberately misrepresenting the true state of their affairs to the tax authorities to reduce their tax liability and includes dishonest tax reporting, such as declaring less income, profits or gains than the amounts actually earned, or overstating deductions. Tax
Tax
evasion is an activity commonly associated with the informal economy. One measure of the extent of tax evasion (the "tax gap") is the amount of unreported income, which is the difference between the amount of income that should be reported to the tax authorities and the actual amount reported. In contrast, tax avoidance is the legal use of tax laws to reduce one's tax burden
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Sports Betting
Sports betting
Sports betting
is the activity of predicting sports results and placing a wager on the outcome. The frequency of sports bet upon varies by culture, with the vast majority of bets being placed on association football, American football, basketball, baseball, hockey, track cycling, auto racing, mixed martial arts and boxing at both the amateur and professional levels. Sports betting
Sports betting
can also extend to non-athletic events, such as reality show contests and political elections, and non-human contests such as horse racing, greyhound racing and illegal, underground dog fighting. Sports bettors place their wagers either legally, through a bookmaker/sportsbook, or illegally through privately run enterprises referred to as "bookies". The term "book" is a reference to the books used by wagebrokers to track wagers, payouts, and debts
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Metropolitan Detention Center
Metropolitan Detention Centers
Metropolitan Detention Centers
(MDCs) are federal detention facilities (prisons) operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons
Federal Bureau of Prisons
and located throughout the United States. These facilities are considered to be administrative facilities, defined by bop.gov as:Administrative facilities are institutions with special missions, such as the detention of pretrial offenders; the treatment of inmates with serious or chronic medical problems; or the containment of extremely dangerous, violent, or escape-prone inmates. Administrative facilities include Metropolitan Correctional Centers (MCCs), Metropolitan Detention Centers (MDCs), Federal Detention Centers (FDCs), and Federal Medical Centers (FMCs), as well as the Federal Transfer Center (FTC), the Medical Center for Federal Prisoners (MCFP), and the Administrative-Maximum (ADX) U.S. Penitentiary
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Broward County, Florida
Broward County is a county in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Florida. As of 2017, the population was 1,935,878,[1] making it the second-most populous county in Florida
Florida
and the 17th-most populous in the United States
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Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Williamsburg is a neighborhood in the New York City
City
borough of Brooklyn, bordering Greenpoint to the north; Bedford–Stuyvesant to the south; Bushwick, East Williamsburg, and Ridgewood, Queens
Ridgewood, Queens
to the east; and Fort Greene and the East River
East River
to the west. Part of Brooklyn Community Board 1, the neighborhood is served in the south by the NYPD's 90th Precinct[4] and in the north by the 94th Precinct.[5] On the New York City
City
Council, the western and southern parts of the neighborhood are represented by the 33rd District; and its eastern part by the 34th District.[6][7] As of the 2010 United States
United States
Census, the neighborhood's population is 32,926, an increase of 2.0% from 2000.[8] Since the late 1990s, Williamsburg has undergone gentrification characterized by hipster culture, a contemporary art scene, and vibrant nightlife
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Tony Soprano
Anthony John "Tony" Soprano is a fictional character and the protagonist in the HBO
HBO
television drama series The Sopranos (1999–2007), portrayed by James Gandolfini. The Italian-American character was conceived by Sopranos creator and show runner David Chase, who was also largely responsible for the character's story arc throughout the show's six seasons. The character is loosely based on real-life New Jersey
New Jersey
mobster Vincent "Vinny Ocean" Palermo, a former caporegime (capo) and de facto boss of the DeCavalcante crime family of New Jersey. Bobby Boriello portrayed Soprano as a child in one episode, and Danny Petrillo played the character as a teenager in three episodes. In the first season, Tony is a capo in the DiMeo crime family
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East New York, Brooklyn
East New York is a residential neighborhood in the eastern section of the borough of Brooklyn
Brooklyn
in New York City, United States. The neighborhood is part of Brooklyn
Brooklyn
Community
Community
District 5, covered by Brooklyn
Brooklyn
Community
Community
Board 5.[4][5] Its boundaries, starting from the north and moving clockwise are: Cypress Hills
Hills
Cemetery to the north, the Borough of Queens
Queens
to the east, Jamaica Bay
Jamaica Bay
to the south, and the Bay Ridge Branch
Bay Ridge Branch
railway tracks next to Van Sinderen Avenue to the west. Linden Boulevard
Linden Boulevard
and Atlantic Avenue are the primary thoroughfares through East New York. Its ZIP Codes include 11207, 11208, and 11239
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Brooklyn
Coordinates: 40°41′34″N 73°59′25″W / 40.69278°N 73.99028°W / 40.69278; -73.99028Brooklyn Kings CountyBorough of New York City County of New York StateClockwise from top left: Brooklyn
Brooklyn
Bridge, Brooklyn
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Major Depressive Disorder
Major depressive disorder
Major depressive disorder
(MDD), also known simply as depression, is a mental disorder characterized by at least two weeks of low mood that is present across most situations.[1] It is often accompanied by low self-esteem, loss of interest in normally enjoyable activities, low energy, and pain without a clear cause.[1] People may also occasionally have false beliefs or see or hear things that others cannot.[1] Some people have periods of depression separated by years in which they are normal while others nearly alwa
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Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis
Multiple sclerosis
(MS) is a demyelinating disease in which the insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord are damaged.[1] This damage disrupts the ability of parts of the nervous system to communicate, resulting in a range of signs and symptoms, including physical, mental, and sometimes psychiatric problems.[5][8][9] Specific symptoms can include double vision, blindness in one eye, muscle weakness, trouble with sensation, or trouble with coordination.[1] MS takes several forms, with new symptoms either occurring in isolate
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