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The RCMP-led investigation Project Colisée resulted in 91 arrest warrants issued in 2006 against Mafia leaders and associates, including then-patriarch Nicolo Rizzuto.Photograph by: Marcos Townsend , The Gazette

The RCMP-led investigation Project Colisée resulted in 91 arrest warrants issued in 2006 against Mafia leaders and associates, including then-patriarch Nicolo Rizzuto.Photograph by: Marcos Townsend , The Gazette

The Charbonneau Commission hearings have recently revealed the gangster grip the mafia in Montreal had  on awarding municipia construction contracts and the mob money made  through bid-rigging rackets and kickback schemes

But ‘no one has been convicted. Not one penny has been returned to the city. In fact, no one has yet revealed the full extent or the full cost to taxpayers  read the story  By Linda Gyulai, the Gazette