In addition, at least two other basketball stars, Dikembe Mutombo of the Philadelphia 76ers and former NBA player Dennis Rodman, have been subpoenaed.An attorney for Starks told CNN that Starks, if called to testify, would confirm he had sex with Gold Club strippers "a long time ago" before he "re-dedicated his life to Christ." Sicignano cut a plea deal with prosecutors, admitting to a felony charge of failing to turn over information to the government about a crime in exchange for his testimony.
Editing is completely arbitrary and always confusing, so it's hard to figure out what context to the sex is intended, but I'd bet no one is trying to achieve any Brechtian distanciation.
The final minutes of the DVD-R are a mish-mash of repeated scenes already shown early on, fake ejaculation shots and a repeat of Stevie Wonder's own recording of "Superstition" which started the film off.
Kaplan, along with a former dancer at the club and five others, is on trial at the federal courthouse in Atlanta.
Former club manager Thomas "Ziggy" Sicignano, one of the prosecution's star witnesses, testified that he arranged for dancers to have sex with a number of high-profile athletes, including former New York Knicks' basketball player John Starks.
A property seizure law, RICO was designed to attack Mafia-style organized crime, but its application has been broad.
Prosecutors have used it to target a wide range of businesses, from adult video and book store owners to politicians and union leaders.
22 of its Dragon Art Theatre Series should be shot for trying to make this one sound good.
Scenes are presented in random order so it's a bit difficult to follow (!
Federal prosecutors allege that the club is also a front for prostitution, credit card fraud, money laundering and other crimes.
In a sweeping racketeering indictment that reads like a crime novel, authorities allege that club owner Steve Kaplan and his associates had ties to the Gambino crime family.
Quasi, a Black man with a 9 inch tongue lives alone with a pet frog.