U.S. vs. James Scola, Richard Rizzuto, Jack Rizzuto, et al.: Judgment and Commitment

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Judgments and commitments in Criminal Case No. 14215: United States vs. James Scola, Richard Rizzuto, Jack Rizzuto, Michael Gagliano, Nick Palmantino, James Gargotta, John Buffa, Anthony Trombino, Joseph Bonjoe, Gus A. Roudebush, Albert Johnson, Thomas P. Dodge, Catherine Montalte, William Edmond, Robert Smith, Jesse Brown, Ray Alexander, Ondee Davis, John A. Weathers, Edward Wilkes, Littleton Hendricks, Perry Renfro, Triece M. Harris, Percy Lee, Linwood Allen, Steve Plas, and John Monteleone, defendants. Scola, the Rizzutos, Gagliano, Palmantino, and Gargotta entered pleas of guilty and were sentenced to jail for eight months. Buffa, Trombino, Bonjoe, Plas and Monteleone entered pleas of guilty and were sentenced to four months in jail. Roudebush entered a plea of guilty and was sentenced to eight days in jail. Johnson entered a plea of guilty and was sentenced to thirty days in jail. Dodge entered a plea of guilty and was sentenced to thirteen days in jail. Montalte entered a plea of guilty and was sentenced to one year and one day in a reformatory. Smith and Harris entered pleas of guilty and were committed to custody of the U.S. Marshal for one day. Alexander, Davis, Renfro, and Allen entered pleas of guilty and were sentenced to one year and one day in the penitentiary, suspended for probation for the same time period. Weathers, Wilkes, Hendricks, and Lee entered pleas of guilty and were sentenced to one day in jail.

Date: 
January 6th 1938
Modern Location: 
Kansas City, MO
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the National Archives at Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the National Archives at Kansas City.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
NARA ID 573453, Criminal Case Files, 1879 - 1987
Digital Object Identifier: 
NARA-14215-0002
Transcription: 
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