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Juan Oscar Argueta (in white shirt), father of  murder victim Vanessa Argueta,, and about two dozen relatives and friends attended Monday's arraignment of alleged killer Jose Elias Garcia in Central Islip. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

‘Most Wanted’ Reputed L.I. Gang Member Pleads Not Guilty To Murders Of Girlfriend, Toddler

A reputed Long Island gang member who was added to the FBI’s most-wanted list last week pleaded not guilty Monday to the 2010 execution-style killings of his girlfriend and her toddler son.

03/31/2014

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New Jersey Attorney Sentenced To Life In Prison Without Parole

Paul Bergrin, a New Jersey defense attorney who once had a roster of celebrity clients, was sentenced to life in prison without parole Monday after being convicted on nearly two dozen counts.

09/23/2013

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No Death Penalty In Narcy Novak Hotel Heir Killing Case

Prosecutors have decided not to seek the death penalty in the case of a Florida woman accused of arranging the killings of her husband and mother-in-law.

08/03/2011

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Ex-Mob Boss Turns On Accused Mafia Captain Vincent ‘Vinny Gorgeous’ Basciano

There was mob history in Brooklyn federal court on Tuesday. For the first time, the boss of one of New York’s five families testified for the government.

04/12/2011

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2 Sentenced In Family Led Check-Cashing Scheme

Two New Jersey men are headed to prison for their roles in a family led check-cashing scam that targeted banks in several states.

01/30/2011

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Former NY Union Boss Gets 11 Years In Prison

A former New York carpenters union leader will spend 11 years behind bars for racketeering and labor corruption.

11/20/2010