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Documents obtained from the FBI as well as state and federal court documents show that organized crime control of bars and clubs serving the LGBTQ community was pervasive in the s and was found as late as in New York City. In response to a Freedom of Information request, the FBI released 1, pages of documents that detailed organized crime ownership of nightclubs and bars in Manhattan. The FBI records support the assertion that Ianniello dominated the market. If the owners fell behind on payments, they seized the business and incorporated it under a new name with a front man operating it.
The Stonewall Inn was the site of a violent protest against police raids—and against mafia involvement in gay bars. Until , when Vito Genovese went to prison for trafficking heroin through his gay bars, it was called the Luciano crime family. Luciano had long experience in running brothels, bars, prostitution rings, and even drug smuggling. Their monopoly on gay nightlife in New York City would not be broken for fifty years. By the mids, New York had recognizable gay community in several neighborhoods, including Greenwich Village.
By Michael Kane. Two conditions brought these seemingly oppositional groups together. One: It was illegal to be gay, with police routinely hauling in homosexuals on charges of lewdness or indecency.