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  • The Roles Of Women During The Mafia

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    and revising image of the organization. There were two well known groups of Mafia women and they were the Camorra and Cosa Nostra. Cosa Nostra was a Sicilian organization. They were two completely different groups. The Sicilian Mafia women were loyal and subordinate wives. They did not interfere with their husband’s projects or decisions. They would obey all of the husband’s orders. The Camorra Mafia women were involved and aware of their husbands’ activities. They

  • The Italian Mafia And The Mafia

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    The Sicilian Mafia and the Camorra (mafia group located in Naples) were both created in the mid-1800’s (FBI 2010). These are the two mafia groups we will focus on. The Sicilian Mafia was originally an underground secret society formed to unite the peasants as resistance fighters and vigilante justice to protect their families and friends. In the 1920’s these chivalrous groups developed into what we know as the mafia. The Camorra was originally a prison gang that took controlled the prison and collected

  • Mafia Research Paper

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    The research demonstrates about how the mafia organized crime structured in society. Mafia is an organized crime who is capable of invading the economy and politics with gaining social acceptance. Mafia is an organization of territorial control and illegal activities like smuggling, weapon, trafficking, and more. Mafia’s groups are also known to provide private security for theft, coercion, and police baiting. The research depicts the case from the blog of Gangster Inc. of the Italian Mafia Boss

  • Criminal Activity in the Turkish/Greek/Italian Economy and Government Efforts to Combat It

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    Criminal Activity in the Turkish/Greek/Italian Economy and Government Efforts to Combat It Terrorism once was a threat associated primarily with the Middle East, and was not an issue for Americans and citizens of other well developed, seemingly safe nations. This faûze was shattered on September 11, 2001 when New York City, USA was viciously attacked. Terrorism skyrocketed to the forefront of every newspaper and magazine throughout the world; suddenly, terrorism was a reality for those

  • Organized Crime Vs Globalized Crime

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    but that changed when financialization and globalization influenced the larger firms, for example, Fiat, to extract long-term and innovative ventures from this country (Borioni, 2011). Organized crime and corruption are substantial impairments to both investments and financial growth, which has an estimated 60 billion dollars squandered yearly in unused public resources. Transnational organized crime has manifested because of globalization and the increasing financial interdependence, which have

  • The Most Problematic Crimes That Are Polluting Italy 's Criminal Justice System

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    The most problematic crimes that are polluting Italy’s criminal justice system is corruption, organized crime, drug trafficking, terrorism, and illegal immigration. Corruption creates a fertile ground for organized criminal activities, even terrorism, as criminals are aided in their illegal activities by the complicity of corrupt public officials. If left unchecked, corruption will undermine political, social and economic stability, ultimately threatening the safety and security of society as a whole

  • Waste Trafficking Through Illegal Transnational Business

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    Waste trafficking refers to the traffic of hazardous wastes through illegal transnational business that involves a variety of criminal groups such as private entities, corrupt government officials, and organized crime groups (Liddick 134). According to environment professor Don Liddick, "By the late twentieth century transnational organized criminals, corporate polluters, and corrupt public officials have discovered the means to profit from the traffic in household garbage, chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)

  • Gevonese Crime Family Counterculture Analysis

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    A counterculture is a subculture that rejects the major values of the larger society and replaces them with a new set of cultural patterns (Thomas). The Gevonese crime family is one of the countercultures in America. The reason why the Gevonese family is a counterculture is because of their acts of crime and their code of Omertá-a rule that forbids speaking or providing knowledge about specific activities, even the activities of a criminal group (Farlex). Their actions and code of Omertá is unacceptable

  • Organized Crime Definition

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    It is very difficult to give one unified definition for the term ‘Organized Crime’. Similarly it is very difficult to give one concise definition for the term ‘Organized Crime Groups’. The conventional definitions of the organized crime does not provide us with any single definition for such groups but provides us with certain characteristics that are most commonly found in the criminal groups also used synonymously with the criminal enterprises. The FBI defines a criminal group or a criminal enterprise

  • Short Essay About Jose Andrade

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    Andrade was born on November 3, 1989 in Gómez Palacio, Durango, Mexico, the son of Jose Andrade Salas. He became part of the third generation of the Andrade family to compete in lucha libre. His grandfather, Jose Andrade, wrestled under the ring name "El Moro", his father works as Brillante, his uncles wrestled or wrestle or wrestled under the names Diamante/Moro III (Sergio Andrade), Zafiro/Pentagoncito (real name unrevealed), Kevin (Juan Andrade), Espanto Jr./Pentagón (Jesus Andrade), Espiritu