Rico Act

Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, commonly referred to as the RICO Act or simply RICO, is a United States federal law that provides for extended criminal penalties and a civil cause of action for acts performed as part of an ongoing criminal organization. The RICO Act focuses specifically on racketeering, and it allows the leaders of a syndicate to be tried for the crimes which they ordered others to do or assisted them, closing a perceived loophole that allowed someone who told a man to, for example, murder, to be exempt from the trial because he did not actually commit the crime personally.RICO was enacted by section 901(a) of the Organized Crime Control Act of 1970 (Pub.
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  • Google Being Sued Under Organized Crime Laws

    … will be a legal locksmith. The fact that Google and the other defendants display ads for unlicensed locksmiths puts residents in danger of hiring someone who may defraud them or be unqualified to do the job. There is no court date set for this case yet. In addition, Google has not released a statement on this matter. They may end up trying to settle…

    Michael Levanduski/ Performance Marketing Insiderin Google- 10 readers -