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The Alibi: Old School Chicago Outfit Figure “Joey The Clown” Makes Case For Why He Didn’t Clip Friend

Living out his final years in a supermax federal prison in Florence, Colorado, infirmed former Chicago mob consigliere Joseph (Joey the Clown) Lombardo is seeking relief from the court in the form of a new lawyer and the reconsideration of his murder conviction from the 2000s. The 89-year old Lombardo, notoriously colorful and eccentric, recently

Alleged Chitown Mob Affiliate, Local Movie & TV Production Chief John Crededio Passes Away

Reputed Chicago mafia associate John Crededio, a one-time driver and confidant of 1980s Outfit boss Joe Ferriola, died of natural causes this week. The 72-year old Crededio was at the forefront of bringing Hollywood to the Windy City. He owned Chicago Studio City, one of the most prominent movie and television production companies in the

Chicago Mafia Enforcer Checks Out Of The Game From Behind Bars, Dies A Suspect In Pair Of Outfit Hits

Chicago mobster and reputed hit man Anthony (Tough Tony) Calabrese died of cancer recently in a federal prison in Indiana. The 57-year old Calabrese was suspected by authorities of being the triggerman in two unsolved Outfit murders, but incarcerated on an armed robbery conviction. A plea to his trial judge for a medical release earlier this year failed and a clemency request based on his

Rap Artist XXXTentacion’s Murder Makes GR Reflect On Infamous Hip Hop Murders Of The Past

Being a rapper has proven a hazardous profession in some cases the past three decades — just these last two weeks, the rap world lost a trio of promising young lyrical fire spitters, a tragic list led by flourishing Florida artist XXXTentacion. Sadly, a multitude of violent slayings can be linked to the rap music industry since the groundbreaking