“DeBartolo and Walsh were Still Considered Associates of the Genovese/LaRocca Crime Family. Why is Trump Pardoning Organized Crime Family Members Billionaire Associates?
The football greats Jerry Rice and Joe Montana — as well as the singer-songwriter Paul Anka — urged the president to pardon Mr. DeBartolo, who pleaded guilty in 1998 to concealing an extortion attempt. Mr. DeBartolo avoided prison but was fined $1 million and was suspended for a year by the N.F.L. He later handed over the 49ers to his sister Denise DeBartolo York.
Comment: In this link below Shapiro Murder File complete.pdf DeBartolo is linked to the Genovese Crime Family.
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