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Vincent Basciano (file / credit: AP)

‘Vinny Gorgeous’ Gets Another Life Term For Gangland Hit

The former acting boss of the Bonanno crime family was found guilty in May. The same jury decided to spare him the death penalty last month.

07/21/2011

Vincent Basciano (file / credit: AP)

Mobster ‘Vinny Gorgeous’ Avoids Death Sentence In Gangland Hit Trial

The jury deliberated less than two hours in federal court in Brooklyn before reaching the decision in the penalty phase at the trial of Vincent “Vinny Gorgeous” Basciano.

06/01/2011