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How 'Scarface' Al Capone Became the Original Gangster

Al Capone was one of the most notorious gangsters in American history. So why did it take tax evasion to bring him down? Read his story and the stories of other famous criminals.

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How 'Scarface' Al Capone Became the Original Gangster

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