Philadelphia Mob

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Federal Judge Forces Joey Merlino to Skip Wedding Reception

If you thought that working out the seating for a typical wedding was stressful enough, how about accommodating two friends on the guest list who […]

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Ralph Natale and the Decline of the Philly Mob

Ralph Natale was all of 12 when he first felt a dark, primal urge inside him — the desire to kill another man. On that […]

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Former Philly Mob Boss “Little Nicky” Scarfo Dies at 87

Notoriously violent Philly mob boss Nicodemo Scarfo – also known as “Little Nicky” – has died at the Federal Medical Center in Butner, N.C., while […]

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The Feds Want to Put Joey Merlino Back In Prison Immediately

Philadelphia’s skinniest mobster Joey Merlino has been living in Boca Raton, Florida since his March 2011 release from federal prison, where he spent a decade […]

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Feds: Reputed Mob Associate Wanted Daughter’s Boyfriend Dead

The Inquirer’s Jeremy Roebuck reports of new trouble for Ronald Galati Sr.: The reputed mob associate, already arrested in one murder-for-hire plot, is accused of […]

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Blind Ex-Philly Mob Boss’ Vision Lawsuit Thrown Out

The Inquirer’s Jeremy Roebuck writes today about former Philadelphia mob boss Ralph Natale’s lawsuit, thrown out last week by U.S. District Judge Mary McLaughlin. Natale’s […]