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Curbing John Carr

June 3, 2014

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For at least 16 years an apparently psychopathic federal agent named John Carr has been framing innocent men. In his memoir Under and Alone: The True Story of the Undercover Agent Who Infiltrated America’s Most Violent Outlaw Motorcycle Gang, former ATF agent William Queen describes Carr as one of the ATF original gangsters who was […]

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Getting Away With Murder

March 17, 2014

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The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives successfully avoided justice and accountability last Wednesday. Four ATF agents named Gregory Giaoni, Paul D’Angelo, Darrin Kozlowski and John Ciccone avoided justice and accountability. Two men named Richard Clayborne and Jose Gonzalez were found guilty of the murder of a Mongol named Manuel Vincent “Hitman” Martin in […]

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The NYT On The HAMC

November 29, 2013

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After 26 months of research, the New York Times has finally published Pulitzer Prize winning reporter Serge F. Kovaleski’s 3,500 word think piece on the motorcycle outlaw frontier. After the brawl and gunfight in John Ascuaga’s Nugget Hotel and Casino in Sparks, Nevada in late September 2011, Kovaleski proposed to take a “totally fresh look” […]

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Save The Patch

November 26, 2013

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The anti-bikie campaign in Australia and efforts in the United States to outlaw the insignia of both the Mongols and Pagans Motorcycle Clubs are all part of the same international jihad. In an interview earlier this month with the Australian Associated Press, ATF Agent John Ciccone did his best to encourage a war between Mongols […]

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Don Quixote de la West Covina

March 18, 2013

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In what is often said to have been the first European novel, a former soldier, slave, prisoner and con man named Miguel de Cervantes imagined one of Western Civilization’s truest phantoms, the foolish and ingenious hidalgo don Quixote de la Mancha. The phantom is truer than half the people you know because Don Quixote embraced […]

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The Fog Of Doc

August 7, 2012

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Rat Lab used to be a standard course for university students. Students and their professors would run multiple rats through multiple mazes over and over and take copious notes on how the little beasts learned and how fast they learned and how the way rats learned differed from the way humans learned. What most of […]

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Doc Cavazos Rages In Texas

July 30, 2012

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Ruben “Doc” Cavazos was quoted in a newspaper again yesterday. In an article about possible corruption in the Montebello, California Police Department that may involve a Montebello Police Sergeant and sometime ATF Tactical Field Officer named Chris Cervantes the San Gabriel Valley Tribune quoted Doc twice. Doc, Al, John, Chris Who Doc is the former […]

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More Heat On Cervantes and Ciccone

July 2, 2012

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The Cavazos brothers continue to shout back at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Former Mongol Motorcycle Club member Alvaro “Al The Suit” Cavazos and his brother, former Mongols President Ruben “Doc “Cavazos, were both quoted in a feature story that ran in three Los Angeles newspapers Sunday. Neither man is currently a […]

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Paying Michael Kramer

February 22, 2012

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Michael Christopher “Mesa Mike” Kramer has been one of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ most important assets for more than a decade and he has been paid like it. From December 2001 through December 2008, the last year for which The Aging Rebel has obtained figures, Kramer was paid or reimbursed an […]

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Jury Has Ablett Case

February 21, 2012

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The racketeering murder trial of Mongols Motorcycle Club patch holder Christopher “Stoney” Ablett was scheduled to go to the jury late today. Ablett was tried for killing Hells Angels San Francisco charter President Mark “Papa” Guardado in a street fight in San Francisco in September 2008. There is no doubt that Ablett killed Guardado. Ablett […]

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Ciccone, Kozlowski To Testify At Ablett Trial

December 27, 2011

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The outlines of the prosecution and the defense in the trial of Mongol Christopher Bryan “Stoney” Ablett are beginning to appear out of the legal fog. Ablett is accused of murdering Hells Angel San Francisco charter President Mark “Papa” Guardado on September 2, 2008 on behalf of the “Mongols gang.” The trial is scheduled to […]

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A Criminal Enterprise

October 8, 2011

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Operation Black Rain, the three year long, $150 million investigation of the Mongols and other motorcycle clubs, was a crime wave punctuated by at least three deaths, at least two six-figure “drug deals,” countless smaller drug deals, numerous assaults, hate crimes, multiple firearms violations, payoffs, perjury, embezzlement, obstruction of justice, theft and even wildlife poaching. […]

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Let The Light Shine In

September 16, 2011

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This page has been unable to confirm the latest headline in the never ending Mongols case U.S. versus Cavazos et al. Greg Risling, a reporter for the Associated Press in Los Angeles reported on September 14 that disgraced, former Mongols Motorcycle Club President Ruben “Doc” Cavazos had been sentenced to 14 years imprisonment. Risling’s story […]

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