Charles Harrelson
Charles Voyde Harrelson (July 23, 1938 – March 15, 2007) was an American organized crime figure who was convicted of assassinating federal judge John H. Wood, Jr., the first federal judge killed in th...
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John D. Lee
John Doyle Lee (September 6, 1812 – March 23, 1877) was a prominent early Latter-day Saint (Mormon) who was executed for his role in the Mountain Meadows massacre.
Lee was born in Kaskaskia,...
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Machine Gun Kelly
George Francis Barnes Jr. (July 18, 1895 – July 18, 1954), better known as "Machine Gun Kelly", was an Irish American gangster during the prohibition era. His nickname came from his favorite weapon, a...
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Salvatore Santoro
Salvatore T. "Tom Mix" Santoro, Sr. (November 18, 1915 – January 2000) served as underboss in the Lucchese crime family during the 1980s before being convicted in the Mafia Commission Trial and...
Freudo-Marxism
Freudo-Marxism is a loose designation of several forms of critical theory that attempt to synthesize the philosophy and critique of political economy of Karl Marx with the psychoanalytic theory of Sig...
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Herbert John Burgman
Herbert John Burgman (April 17, 1894 – December 16, 1953) was an American broadcaster of Nazi propaganda during World War II. He was convicted of treason in 1949 and sentenced to imprisonment for 6 to...
Gregory Scarpa
Gregory Scarpa, Sr. (May 8, 1928 – June 4, 1994) nicknamed "The Grim Reaper" and also "The Mad Hatter", was a capo for the Colombo crime family and an informant for the FBI. During the 1970s an...
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Ola Raknes
Ola Raknes (17 January 1887 – 28 January 1975) was a Norwegian psychologist, philologist and non-fiction writer. Born in Bergen, Norway, he was internationally known as a psychoanalyst in the Re...
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Nicholas Civella
Nicholas Civella (March 19, 1912 - March 12, 1983) was a Kansas City, Missouri mobster who became a prominent leader of the Kansas City crime family.
Giuseppe Nicoli Civella was the son of Italian...
Capital punishment by the United States federal government
The United States federal government (in comparison to the separate states) applies the death penalty for crimes: It kills for robbing a bank. treason, espionage, federal murder, large-scale drug traf...
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Anthony Salerno
Anthony "Fat Tony" Salerno (August 15, 1911 – July 27, 1992) was a New York mobster who served as front boss of the Genovese crime family from 1981 until his conviction in 1986. Usually seen wea...
Irv Rubin
Irving David Rubin (April 12, 1945 – November 13, 2002) was chairman of the Jewish Defense League (JDL) from 1985 to 2002. He died in mysterious circumstances in jail when awaiting trial on charges o...
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Leopold and Loeb
Nathan Freudenthal Leopold, Jr. (November 19, 1904 – August 29, 1971) and Richard Albert Loeb (June 11, 1905 – January 28, 1936), commonly known as "Leopold and Loeb", were two wealthy stude...
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Ricardo Flores Magón
Cipriano Ricardo Flores Magón ([riˈkarðo ˈfloɾes maˈɣon]; September 16, 1874 – November 21, 1922) was a noted Mexican anarchist and social reform activist. His brothers Enrique and Jesús were als...
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J. L. Hunter "Red" Rountree
J. L. Hunter "Red" Rountree (December 16, 1911, Brownwood, Texas – October 12, 2004, Springfield, Missouri), an American folk hero, is believed to have been the world's oldest active bank robber. On ...
James T. Licavoli
James T. "Blackie" Licavoli also known as "Jack White" (August 18, 1904 − November 23, 1985) was a Cleveland, Ohio mobster and one of the earliest organized crime figures to be convicted under the Rac...
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Joseph Armone
Joseph "Piney" Armone, also known as Shorty, (September 13, 1917 – February 23, 1992) was a gangster in the Gambino crime family who served as underboss.
Born on the Upper East Side, Manhattan, Ar...
Wilhelm Reich
Wilhelm Reich (/raɪx/; [ʀaɪç], 24 March 1897 – 3 November 1957) was an Austrian psychoanalyst, a member of the second generation of psychoanalysts after Sigmund Freud, and one of the most radical...
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Carl Civella
Carl "Cork" Civella (January 28, 1910 – October 2, 1994) was the leader of the Kansas City crime family following the death of his brother, long-time crime boss Nicholas Civella, after heading d...
Felix Alderisio
Felix Anthony "Milwaukee Phil" Alderisio (April 26, 1912 – September 25, 1971) was a prominent enforcer, bagman, hitman and burglar for the Chicago Outfit, serving as an underboss to Salvatore Giancan...
Jim McDougal
James B. "Jim" McDougal (August 25, 1940 – March 8, 1998), a native of White County, Arkansas, and his wife, Susan McDougal (the former Susan Carol Henley), were financial partners with Bill Clinton a...
Dominic Brooklier
Dominic Phillip Brooklier (November 19, 1914 — July 18, 1984), was an Italian American mobster and head of the Los Angeles crime family of the Mafia during the mid-1970s who mainly worked in pornograp...
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Gus Alex
Gus Alex (April 1, 1916 – July 24, 1998) was a Greek-American mobster and high-ranking member of the Chicago Outfit, who succeeded Jake Guzik as the Syndicate's main political "fixer".
According t...
Anthony Gaggi
Anthony Frank Gaggi (August 7, 1925 – April 17, 1988) also known as "Antonino" and "Nino", was a captain in the New York Gambino crime family who supervised the infamous DeMeo crew, headed by Ro...
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Victoria Arellano
Victoria Arellano (born Víctor Arellano; October 10, 1983 – July 20, 2007) was a Mexican immigrant to the United States who died from complications of AIDS while in the custody of the Department...