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Las Vegas and the Mob – Part Two

In Part One we discussed how the mob had worked their way into Las Vegas using a number of surreptitious means. ¬†Gangsters such as Meyer Lansky and ‘Bugsy’ Siegel built The Flamingo Casino using money obtained from sources such as … Continue reading

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Las Vegas and the Mob – Part One

We’ve written with some detail elsewhere about the history of the mafia in the United States from the early days of the 20th century through to the establishment of mafia families on the east coast and the RICO (Racketeer Influenced … Continue reading

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