The Quebec-chartered qNomada chapter of the Hells Angels had two specific goals: to monopolize the Quebec drug trade; and to expand that trade across other parts of Canada. Their war against rival dealer gangs escalated to a boiling point, taking the lives of dozens of gangsters and innocent people as it played itself out openly on Montrealas streets. Little did the Nomads know that at the height of achieving their goals, they would also be months away from a lengthy police investigation to shut them down. The trials that followed revealed seven years of conflict and murder initiated by Maurice qMoma Boucher, the man who was at the epicentre of this war. One criminal trial in particular turned out to be one of the longest in Canadian history. It meant convincing a jury to accept the notion that a biker gang works on the same principle as a pirate ship -- even the cook knows what their common goal is. The qbiker trialsa brought out informants on both sides of the conflict, who, for a variety of reasons had turned on the gangs they had previously sworn loyalty to. Their testimonies revealed the arrogance of the Nomads in their pursuit of a monopoly over Quebecas illegal drug trade. Now, Cherry reveals the inside story of the biker culture and the biker trials.In February 2001, he took a trip to Cancun worth more than $4, 000. He also sent his family to Florida, purchased a boat and was looking into buying a bmw M5. Turning Informant But ... aI had problems with my partner Gerry. And that was the anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Biker Trials|
|Publisher||:||ECW Press - 2005|