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Donald Goines Documentary

Donald Goines the Real Story Donald Goines is your favorite rappers favorite writer. A pimp and a stickup man, addicted to heroin most of his short life, Goines’s books, with titles like “Whoreson” “Dopefiend” and “Black Gangster”, have sold over 6 million copies. Written in a frenzy between 1970 and ‘74, Goines’ novels are a

Detroit Mafia Associate Cuts Deal In Bookmaking Bust, Appears To Name Names

Veteran Detroit mob associate Thomas (Tommy the Lackey) Mackey has pled guilty to federal gambling charges and according to sources in law enforcement informed on his fellow co-defendants in an illegal on-line bookmaking case he was the lead defendant in. Mackey, a chief lieutenant under reputed Detroit mafia street boss Pete Tocco, entered his guilty plea in

The Hoffa Hit Timeline: What Exactly Happened The Day The Teamsters Boss Died

This week is the 40-year anniversary of iconic Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa’s disappearance and murder. Hoffa’s high-profile kidnapping and slaying has never been solved, firmly embedding itself as the most notorious unsolved crime in American history. He was a lifelong mafia associate and those deep underworld connections are undoubtedly what got him killed at 62 in the midst