Al Capone convicted

October 18, 1931

Al Capone convicted

Gangster Al Capone was convicted of income tax evasion and prohibition violations on October 18, 1931. In November he was sentenced to eleven years in prison, fines, court costs, and the repayment of $215,000 in back taxes plus interest.

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