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Joseph “Uncle Joe” Ligambi, reputed Philly mob boss

By John P. Martin, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER

Philadelphia’s reputed mob boss Joseph “Uncle Joe” Ligambi vowed in 2009 to kill radio celebrity and restaurant owner Jerry Blavat, a mob turncoat testified today.

Ligambi was livid over a July 2009 Philadelphia Magazine article on the local mob and believed Blavat was the source of the story, Louis “Bent Finger Lou” Monacello told a federal court jury.Read Rest  Here on Philly.com