racketeering charges in Illinois

Illinois RICO Crimes Defense Lawyer

“RICO” is an acronym for the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act. The passage of the RICO act in 1970 was aimed, originally at the mafia. RICO allows both prosecution and civil penalties for racketeering activity performed in a group criminal enterprise. Types of activities that may fall under RICO include illegal gambling /betting operations, bribery, murder, kidnapping, money laundering,…

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Driver killed and an Illinois State Trooper Injured in I-57 crash in Riverdale

Chicago Chain-Reaction Crash Kills Driver and Injures Trooper An Illinois state trooper was injured and a driver were killed in a multi-vehicle crash on I-57 in south suburban Riverdale, police reported. The trooper and the other driver were driving in the northbound lanes of I-57 near 138th Street around 2:30 a.m. when what might have been a case of drunk…

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illinois money laundering charges

Understanding Money Laundering Charges in Illinois

At the most basic level, money laundering is taking money that was generated through criminal activity, and making it appear to have been obtained legitimately (clean). In other words, money laundering conceals illegally obtained funds. This could be done through fraudulent record keeping, or shell companies, such as a donut shop that requires all companies to pay with cash, or…

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Vadim A. Glozman
53 West Jackson Blvd., Ste 1410B
Chicago, IL 60604