07/20/2012 10:40 am ET

Feds Paint Dark, Scary Portrait Of Biker Gang

The FBI and federal prosecutors say they cracked a crooked biker gang from the inside, recruiting more than a dozen current and former members to cooperate against leaders of the Devils Diciples Motorcycle Club, according to court records.

Investigators say they are armed with wiretapped conversations, evidence seized during more than a dozen raids and controlled drug purchases from members of a gang that had powerful friends, including a corrupt judge and law-enforcement officers.

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