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Junior Gotti Defense Witness Stabbed to Death in Prison

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

A tough, imprisoned-for-life Queens gangster who was a defense witness for John (Junior) Gotti last fall was savagely killed by a fellow inmate at a federal prison in Pennsylvania last week.

Gotti Feared a Guilty Verdict

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

Gotti IV was a total disaster for the feds. But they sure had John (Junior) Gotti fooled. The mob prince was utterly convinced that he was going to be found guilty.

Gotti IV Mistrial the Top Mob Story of 2009

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

The number one Mafia story of the year was the Gotti IV mistrial -- the fourth in five years for mob prince Junior Gotti, the late John Gotti's handpicked successor as boss of the Gambinos.

Gotti Blows Up At Witness, Calls Him "Punk" In Middle Of Trial

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — John "Junior" Gotti's anger toward a former close friend who now blames him for a trail of organized crime violence exploded Thursday at ...

Intrigue at Gotti IV; Sammy Bull for the Defense?

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

In a mind-boggling turn of events, Sammy "Bull" Gravano is one of three mob turncoats that the onetime Junior Don may call to rebut testimony that that he supervised the murder of a Gambino mobster.

Teflon John Does It Again! Feds to Do the Right Thing?

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

Unless the feds stumble across some new and disturbing behavior on the part of Junior Gotti, last week's mistrial should be the final racketeering prosecution against the embattled mob prince.

Alite: Junior and Gottis Taught Me Treachery of Mob Life

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

"John Gotti Jr. was my boss," Alite said as he told of his all-out devotion to his mob boss and the good life they had during a decade long crime spree that began in the early 1980s.

Witness: Gotti Shot, Stabbed People Who Made Fun Of Him

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — As his sister Victoria Gotti began a book tour like a celebrity author, John "Junior" Gotti sat in court, portrayed as a merciless ki...

Gotti IV Becomes A Farce

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

And in the seventh week, the fourth trial of John Gotti Jr. became a farce. It happened on the day that the defense began its case.

Gotti Turncoat: We Had Lots Of Cops Working For Us

Jerry Capeci | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jerry Capeci

Since he began talking to the FBI in 2007, law enforcement sources say Alite has fingered more than a dozen men in blue for crimes ranging from bookmaking to murder.