U.S. vs. Joe DiGiovanni: Indictment


Indictment in Criminal Case No. 9129: United States vs. Joe DiGiovanna, defendant. DiGiovanni was charged with National Prohibition Act violations in multiple counts: in Count I, with possession of distilling equipment; in Count II, operating a distillery "with the intent to defraud the United States of America of the tax on the spirits"; in Count III, operating an unbonded distillery; in Count IV, possessing and fermenting 300 gallons of mash "for the production of alcoholic spirits" at private home located at 1847 East 7th Street in Kansas City, Missouri; and in Count V, operating distilling equipment in the previously-mentioned private home.

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Kansas City, MO
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NARA ID 573453, Criminal Case Files, 1879 - 1987
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