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George Borgesi

(The US Courthouse in Philadelphia.  File photo by Ed Fischer)

Ligambi Acquitted Of One More Count in Philly Mob Retrial; Borgesi Ordered Freed

After weeks of off-and-on deliberations, a federal court jury in Philadelphia has acquitted Joseph Ligambi on one count and confirmed it was deadlocked on three others against him. The jury also acquitted co-defendant George Borgesi of the one count against him.


(The US Courthouse in Philadelphia.  File photo by Ed Fischer)

Judge Tells Jurors In Ligambi Racketeering Retrial To Keep Deliberating

The jury reported to the judge that it had reached a verdict on two of the five counts against alleged mob boss Joseph Ligambi and alleged co-conspirator George Borgesi.


File photo of Joseph “Uncle Joe” Ligambi.

Philadelphia Mob Retrial Heads To Closing Arguments

Closing arguments are set Monday in the retrial of reputed Philadelphia mob boss Joseph “Uncle Joe” Ligambi.



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