Tag Archives: racketeering activity

More Mongols Sentenced

March 1, 2010

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Judge Otis D Wright sentenced six more defendants in the Mongols case, United States versus Cavazos et al., last week. All the defendants pled guilty to Count One of the indictment which initiated the case. Count One accused the defendants of: “being persons employed by and associated with the Mongols criminal enterprise, which enterprise engaged […]

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Government Says Mongols Racket Proven

January 15, 2010

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The official government spokesman for the prosecution in the Mongols case said earlier today that the government has proved that the Mongols Motorcycle Club is a criminal organization. The spokesman also said the government still intends to confiscate the club’s patch. So far, 61 of 79 defendants indicted on October 9, 2008 have pled guilty […]

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Munz Pleads To Count One

December 15, 2009

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One of the most senior and respectfully regarded members of the Mongols Motorcycle Club signed a plea deal yesterday. Bill Michael Munz pled guilty to Count One of the Indictment in United States v. Ruben Cavazos, et al. Count One alleges that: “Beginning on a date unknown, and continuing to on or about October 9, […]

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Mongols Case Scorecard

October 13, 2009

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Here is a summary of the three principal federal cases involving members of the Mongols Motorcycle Club as of today. The three cases are United States versus Cavazos and others in Los Angeles; US versus Maestas and others in Denver; and US versus Christopher Ablett in Oakland. Cavazos Count One Seventy-nine members and associates of […]

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Premature Adjudication

September 17, 2009

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So now, the year long minstrel show in the Roybal Federal Courthouse has degenerated into this: Acting United States Attorney George S. Cardona, after getting an extra two weeks to come up with something, anything, to save face, is now complaining that the judge in the Mongols case “prematurely adjudicated” all over the government’s beautiful […]

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Now Thirty Mongols Pleas

September 8, 2009

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Four more defendants in the government’s case against Ruben “Doc” Cavazos and others have reached plea and sentencing agreements. Cavazos is a former President of the Mongols Motorcycle Club. He was expelled from the club six weeks before the federal indictment that announced the case was unsealed. Throughout the case the Department of Justice has […]

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