Unformatted text preview: city officials including police and politicians to achieve their goals. Capone used extremely violent tactics to put fear into his enemies and even his own gang. In one incident Capone’s gang members disguised themselves as policeman doing a raid only to open fire on the Moran gang. Later Capone was brought to court for tax evasion, to which he plead guilty. During the 7 and a half years Capone was in prison he became very ill from syphilis, which triggered paresis. He died January 25, 1947 in Florida....
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