Category: Los Angeles-California

Quick Fact - Threefold Pettiness

1940 After some angry husbands in Los Angeles, California complained their wives were gambling away the grocery money, two vice squad officers raided the Monday night birthday party of Ann Dicker, a 73-year-old great-grandmother, at…

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April 6, 2018

Los Angeles Mobster's Gambling Ring

“Do your enemies before they do you.” — Lester “Benny” Binion Horseshoe Club, Las Vegas, Nevada 1971-1974 In 1971, various people began complaining to the local police department they’d gotten fleeced at an informal casino…

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March 8, 2017