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United States v. DeCicco

United States v. DeCicco, 435 F.2d 478 (2d Cir. 1970).

In 1968, fourteen paintings, including works by Cezanne, Gauguin, Goya, Modigliani, Monet, Picasso and Renoir, as well as two sculptures by Degas and Rodin, were stolen from the Pennsylvania home of Dr. and Mrs. T. Edward Hanley. Subsequently, in connection with this theft, Russell DeCicco of Buffalo, New York, his wife Rene, Louis Markus, and Gregory Parness were convicted of conspiracy to transport stolen goods in interstate commerce . . . .

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