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Ricky Ross
also called "Freeway" Ricky Ross and has 2 more synonyms

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  1. is known for the " drug empire that he presided over in Los Angeles in the early and mid-1980s." The nickname "Freeway" came from Ross owning several properties along the Harbor Freeway

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  2. During the height of his drug dealing, Ross claims to have made "2-3 million dollars a week" In 1996, Ross was sentenced to life imprisonment after being convicted of trying to purchase more than 100 kilograms of cocaine from a federal agent

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 27, 2009
  3. Rick Ross was born in Troup, Texas and as a young child moved to south Los Angeles, California with his mother

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  4. Ross became the subject of controversy later that year when a series of articles by journalist Gary Webb in the San Jose Mercury News brought to light a connection between one of Ross's cocaine sources, Danilo Blandon, and the CIA as part of the Iran

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