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Authorities arrest dozens in probe of Mexican Mafia control in LA County jails

LOS ANGELES - Federal authorities Wednesday unveiled a sweeping investigation into the Mexican Mafia and the control the criminal organization wields inside Los Angeles County jails, arresting dozens of the groups' members and associates for a litany

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