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How A "Weasel" Turned a Libyan Arms Dealer Into a CIA Mole

Bernie Farber | Posted 11.22.2012 | Canada
Bernie Farber

A book has been written about him. He has cavorted with mafia bosses, terrorists, smugglers, murderers and thieves. It is even believed that he knows the final resting place of Teamsters' boss Jimmy Hoffa. Marvin "the Weasel" Elkind, a petty thief, little-known pro boxer, born in Jewish Toronto, shunted through foster homes ending up in reform school has a story that reads like a Hollywood gangster movie.