Friday, June 30, 2023

Genovese capo sentenced to 24 months on gambling and racketeering charges.

John Campanella, Nicholas Calisi
Nicholas Calisi, 54, pleaded guilty to the charges in February, along with Genovese soldier John Campanella, 48. The latter was sentenced to 13 months in prison. Both men had faced a maximum of 20 years in prison. Calisi and Campanella were charged with racketeering conspiracy in April 2022 along with another capo Ralph Balsamo, solider Michael Messina and associates Michael Poli and Thomas Poli. Balsamo and Messina will be sentenced shortly.
Capo Ralph Balsamo pleaded guilty.