Mob News - 2011-03-16 - "'Skinny Joey' Merlinos Out Of The Joint"
"Federal prison officials say former Philly mob leader Joseph "Skinny Joey" Merlino was released from an Indiana prison and arrived in Florida Tuesday to begin a six-month stay in a halfway house.
Merlino, 49, was convicted of racketeering in 2001 and sentenced to 14 years in prison. He has been in custody since his arrest in June 1999. Merlino was acquitted of murder and conspiracy in 2004."