Gangs of Montreal: How it all began


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It was pure coincidence but the Hells Angels opened their first Canadian chapter in Quebec just seven weeks before Nicolo Rizzuto took control of the Montreal Mafia.

Those events in 1977-78 kickstarted a violent decades-long struggle to control the criminal underworld in Montreal.

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