A family attorney says Vale died Sunday morning at his home in Palm Desert. Harold Levy said Vale had been in declining health.
Vincent Asaro, an alleged captain in the Bonanno crime family, was arrested for murder, racketeering, extortion, arson, robbery and other charges, the indictment said.
Thomas Vario says he’s just a blue collar guy who can’t get a union job because his great uncle, Paulie Vario, was a Lucchese crime family mobster.
It was perhaps his most unusual role in years. Hollywood A-lister Robert DeNiro was a star on the stand in a Manhattan courtroom Friday, cast in the role of victim.