• 'Coffee is the new racket': how mafia are brewing up trouble

    One year ago - By The Guardian

    Espresso range launched by daughter of mob boss blamed for 150 murders, as other gangs use coffee to extort cash from cafes Less than a month after the death of Sicily's most notorious mafia boss, his daughter is attempting to trade on his infamy with a range of espresso products bearing his name. Days after Salvatore “Totò” Riina died in a prison hospital on 17 November , his daughter, Concetta Riina, created an online espresso store named Uncle Totò after the man believed responsible for about 150 murders.
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