By John Marzulli, New York Daily News
IF A Mafia crime boss’ home is his castle, this Colombo crime family poorfella lives on the wrong side of the train tracks.
Reputed underboss Benjamin (The Claw) Castellazzo made a shocking disclosure in court papers that he lives in a New Jersey trailer park and his wife receives food stamps.
Castellazzo, 75, is making a pitiful pitch to avoid a lengthy jail term when he’s sentenced later this month for extorting Brooklyn’s La Quila construction company and The Square, a Staten Island pizzeria.
Beset by physical ailments and subsisting on Social Security, Castellazzo is hoping to ride off into the sunset with his wife, children and grandchildren and is pleading for Judge Kiyo Matsumoto to give him far less than the eight years he faces
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