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Luigi “Baby Shacks” Manocchio in mug shot from 1996 (courtesy Providence Police) Judge orders Luigi Manocchio kept behind bars

BOSTON (WPRI) – The reputed former boss of the Patriarca crime family befor Peter Limone has decided not to fight the ruling to keep him locked up until trial through the federal appeals court.  reports Tim White (WPRI)

A lawyer for Luigi “Baby Shacks” Manocchio, 83 of Providence, notified the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston on Wednesday that they are no longer seeking a hearing before the appellate court. But Manocchio’s attorney, Julian Balliro said this does not mean they are giving up on getting her client freed before trial. Judge orders Luigi Manocchio kept behind bars.

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