iOS app Android app

Sicilian Mafia

Historic Italian Mafia Case Puts State On Trial

Reuters | Posted 07.27.2013 | World

PALERMO, Italy, May 27 (Reuters) - Sicilian mob bosses and high-ranking Italian officials, both former and current, went on trial on Monday over all...

Giacomo Ieni: 'Sad' Mafia Boss Freed From Italian Prison Because He's Depressed

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An Italian senator has demanded the government intervene after a convicted Mafia boss was freed from jail because he was suffering from depression....

Roberto Saviano: Mafia Out To Make A Killing From Italy Quake

The Independent | Peter Popham | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Roberto Saviano, the best-selling author of Gomorrah, says the flood of aid money pouring into the earthquake-hit Abruzzo region risks making the area...

Facebook Makes Mafia Bosses Into Online Idols

Telegraph | Nick Squires in Rome | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Some of the country's most notorious mafiosi, jailed for crimes ranging from extortion to brutal murders, have become online idols with thousands of f...