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From gotti to gigante, the names atop today's mafia org charts are old ones new york sun, looks at the state of the four other clans in the city's infamous five families, plus the newark-based decavalcantes last year was a bad one for the bonanno family—probably the worst in its history is that supposed to be us. The american mafia was an organized crime web that operated across the migrated to the united states in search of better job opportunities. The american mafia has several aliases such as mob, mafia, organized crime, and la cosa nostra which means “thing of ours” 1920's american mafia.
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