Book Discussion on Being Oscar

Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. Mr. Goodman spoke about cases he handled… read more

Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. Mr. Goodman spoke about cases he handled during his career as a criminal defense attorney, including his representation of mobsters like Meyer Lansky, Anthony Spilotro, and Frank “Lefty” Rosenthal. He also shared stories from his three terms as mayor of Las Vegas and spoke about some of the controversies that surrounded him while in office. He was interviewed at FreedomFest, an annual libertarian conference held July 10-13, 2013, at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. close

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Book Discussion on Being Oscar

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Program ID:
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Category:
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Interview
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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
First Aired:
Jul 27, 2013
Last Aired:
Nov 30, 2013

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  • Jul 27, 2013 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 28, 2013 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 29, 2013 | 12:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 2013 | 8:37pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Sep 03, 2013 | 3:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 30, 2013 | 1:17pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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