(Pablo Escobar Crime Museum) In 1975, Escobar ordered the murder of Medellín’s most powerful drug lord, Fabio Restrepo. The first time Escobar was arrested came soon after this, though the case was dropped when he ordered the murder of all the arresting officers. As his control over the drug trade grew, so did his control in Colombia. He was even elected to Congress in 1982.
A man known as brother, father, soldier, outlaw, avenger of the poor; a man known as Jesse James was born on September 5, 1847 in Kearney, Missouri and assassinated only miles away in St. Joseph, Missouri on April 3, 1882 (Jesse James, Umsystem.edu). He was as notorious as the president was famous, but even with hundreds hoping for the bounty on his head, James was able to evade officials and remain a mystery. This man “was literally a legend” (Stiles, prologue). His crimes’ profit adds up to an estimated amount of $200,000 (Jesse James Biography, Biography.com), which today could be over 3 million dollars. The assassination of Jesse James is justified because he was not the hero people thought him to be and had murdered many who stood
cabinet official served jail time for a felony committed while in office. The government had set aside oil-rich public lands at Teapot Dome, Wyoming, and Elk Hills, California, for use by the U.S. Navy. Albert Fall secretly leased the land to two private oil companies. Although Fall claimed that these contracts were in the government’s interest, he suddenly received more than $400,000 in “loans, bonds, and cash.” He was later found guilty of bribery and became the first American to be convicted of a felony while holding a cabinet post.
Nick allegedly played head-games with her. At first he was her surrogate brother. Then in 2012, when Bobbi Kristina’s mother, Whitney Houston passed away, he became her boyfriend, which shortly after that, led to him becoming her unofficial husband. He told her whom she could and could not see. He answered her cell phone, and screened all her calls.
Dominique is suspected of killing 23 men. Dominique, who is gay, targeted gay bars and vulnerable men who he thought would be willing to have sex for money. Dominique lived about 95km from New Orleans in Bayou Blue and was arrested in December 2006.At the time, authorities said he confessed to raping about two dozen young men, then strangling or suffocating them, AP reports. He has so far only been
Al Capone was a strategic man that created a succesful business off of manipulation. He made 20 millions dollars a year in sales, prostitution, liquor, and gambling. His wealth additionally, promised protection from the law. He manipulated many people like bribing cops and politicians. In fact, 50% of the Chiacago police work force worked for him (Chicagohs.org).
Money makes the world go round, and for some, may be their primary motivation for everything. Benedict Arnold, a british spy and American traitor during the American Revolution, is a fitting example of somebody motivated by greed and money. Not only did he betray his close friend, General George Washington, but betrayed his country as well. Due to his arduous childhood as well as his instinctual itch for power, he has gone down in history as a one of America 's greatest generals, and renegades.
Even though the car had a speculator, the three men were cleared by a jury which was all Caucasian. After one of the defense attorneys called Viola by a contemptuous name, all three men were held accountable of schemes during a federal trial and were condemned for just ten years in jail. They ultimately wounded up in prison for only six years due to a cruel and ruthless
Also, he was married to Sheree Zampino and had his first son Trey Smith. They divorced in (1995-1996). Then in 1997 he married a lady by the name of Jada Pinkett Smith. They had two children by the name of Jaden Smith, and Willow Smith.
He died of natural causes in 2007. Number Four: The Ochoa Brothers. Another unseemly family story, the three Ochoa brothers began trafficking drugs in 1977 when they had their boss executed to take over cocaine exports. Together, they earned a profit of $6 billion. Number Three: Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar.
James B. Jacobs writes this book on the criminal exploitation of the American labor movement. His book goes beyond the history of labor racketeering to explore the issue from every conceivable angle. It looks at the various criminal methods employed; the depth of Mafia’s infiltration into some of the larger American unions; as well as the efforts of law enforcement, legitimate union organizers and anti-mob dissidents. Prosecutors ' successful uses of RICO are detailed, as are the deficiencies in RICO processes. Of particular interest to readers of Mafia titles, Jacobs provides explanations for the ways organized criminals insinuate themselves into and extract money from labor unions.
Like the theme of Creep, there was a public and private part of raising illegal funds for Nixon. With Stans becoming the finance Cahir of CREEP, CREEP managed to raise nearly twenty million dollars. Nineteen well known corporations made illegal contributions to the campaign.
Bernie Madoff has been accused of violation of title 17 cob of federal regulations Section 240. 10B - 5. Madoff was accused of defendant, unwillfully, willfully and knowingly, by the use of mean and instrumentalities, in connection an entry interstate commerce with the purchase and selling of securities, would and could use and employ manipulative and deceptive devices. Bernie Madoff mislead misrepresented himself to invest in businesses to take part of his and engaged and his illegal Enterprise for profit no true return on investment. Summary of Facts Does Bernie Madoff offenses 52 counts under the ECC Warren a plea or a trial.
The time of reconstruction occurred right after the years of the Civil War. With the recent assassination of America's beloved president, Abraham Lincoln, the nation realized how important it was to start from the bottom. Lincoln had many ideas about how to restore the United States after the tragedy known as the Civil War. However, the scandals of that time were hardly what he had hoped for. Instead, the scandals got out of hand and America went into turmoil.