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Former Danbury Trashers GM A.J. Galante On Toucher & Rich

On Wednesday morning Toucher and Rich spoke with A.J. Galante, who at 17-years-old was named GM of the minor league hockey Danbury Trashers after his Mafia-tied father bought the team.

98.5 The Sports Hub–01/29/2014

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New England Mob Boss Gets 6 Years In RI Shakedowns

The acting head of the New England Mafia was sentenced on Wednesday to 6 1/2 years in prison for shaking down local strip clubs for protection money.

11/14/2012

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Inmate Convicted In Mass. Killing Claims He Escaped To Get Medical Care

An inmate with Mafia ties is asking a judge to have a heart, claiming his own ticker is in such bad shape, he just had to escape from federal custody to seek help.

07/22/2012

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Man Pleads Guilty To Extorting Businessman For Protection Against Mafia

A man has pleaded guilty to charges of trying to extort $10,000 from a business owner, saying it was required for protection against the New England mafia.

12/18/2011