R | | Biography, Comedy, Crime
In the late 1980s, a low level gangster named Jackie DiNorscio defends himself in court in what became the longest criminal trial in American judicial history.
The court case on which this film is based is the longest criminal case in United States judicial history.
Jackie, what... what the fuck do you think you're doing up there?
Giacomo 'Fat Jack' DiNorscio: What? I speak my mind.
Ben Klandis: You can kick his dog, you can spit in his face, but the one thing a judge never wants to hear is criticism about his court.
Giacomo 'Fat Jack' DiNorscio: Fuck him. He ain't the jury. What ...
(at around 15 mins) Ben says that the "C" in RICO stands for "conspiracy." In actuality, RICO stands for Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.
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