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  • Israeli alleged mobsters appear in L.A. court

    By Tom Tugend

    January 19, 2011 | 9:41 am

    Five Israeli alleged mob figures extradited to Los Angeles last week will spend a considerable amount of time in jail — and that’s before their trial starts.

    Defense lawyer Victor Sherman and his colleagues have asked for additional time to get up to speed on the complex cases,...

  • Israeli organized crime suspects extradited to U.S.

    January 12, 2011 | 12:54 pm

    Two Israeli brothers suspected of involvement in organized crime were extradited to the United States.

    Meir and Yitzhak Abergil boarded a U.S. government plane Wednesday afternoon accompanied by American federal marshals. The United States requested their extradition more than two...