07/05/2011 12:11 pm ET | Updated Sep 04, 2011

Sen. Martin Sandoval: Scholarship To Michael Giorango, Mobster's Son, Was An 'Error'

State Sen. Martin Sandoval (D-Cicero) awarded a taxpayer-funded college scholarship for $8,200 to Michael A. Giorango, who's the son of three-time felon and reputed mobster Michael C. "Jaws" Giorango.

And then Sandoval did something that state officials say was even more unusual: He tried to revoke the scholarship that he'd awarded to the younger Giorango to attend Illinois State University.

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