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Mongols Inc. Strikes Back

July 21, 2009

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For the last three weeks, Special Agent John Ciccone of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has been frantically trying to ferret out every single piece of Mongols Motorcycle Club memorabilia he can find. Even Mongols have been embarrassed to see him like this. “The little fella is losing it,” one Mongol […]

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Mongols Marks In A Nutshell

July 5, 2009

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This, in a nutshell, is a summary of the legal dispute over the name and patch of the Mongols Motorcycle Club. The government of the United States is proposing to seize two registered “marks.” The “verbal mark,” the word “Mongols” when used to mean a particular motorcycle club, dates to January 20, 1969. The “visual […]

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Doc Cavazos Flipped

July 4, 2009

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Right this minute, open a beer or pour a shot. Walk outside and spill some on the ground. Love them or hate them, the Mongols Motorcycle Club will be missed. Ruben “Doc” Cavazos flipped on January 23rd. He seems to have gone quickly and easily. He was the very first Mongol to plead guilty to […]

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