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Crime History: Chicago mobster framed and arrested for kidnapping

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On this day, Dec. 4, in 1933, Chicago gangster Roger Touhy was arrested, having been framed for the kidnapping of gangster John "Jake the Barber" Factor , the brother of cosmetics king Max Factor Sr. Roger "The Terrible" Touhy, the son of a former patrolman with the Chicago Police Department, was convicted and served 26 years in prison before a federal judge overturned the conviction...