cassino cassino  /kə ˈsi noʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a card game in which cards face up on the table are taken with eligible cards in the hand

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    BOSTON (AP) — A 27-year-old South Boston man has been convicted of using an aluminum baseball bat to fatally beat a grandmother in her own home. Adam Cassino was convicted Tuesday in Suffolk Superior Court of first-degree murder for the August 2011 slaying of 65-year-old Barbara Tagen . Prosecutors say Cassino was looking for prescription pills, although it does not appear he stole any.
    on July 24, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

  2. South Boston man convicted of brutal 2011 murder of grandmother

    After hearing seven days of testimony on the brutal 2011 slaying of a South Boston grandmother, a Suffolk Superior Court jury found Adam Cassino guilty of first-degree murder on Tuesday, prosecutors said.        
    on July 24, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  3. 27-year-old found guilty in brutal slay of grandmother

    A 27-year-old South Boston man is looking at life in prison after his conviction yesterday in the merciless beating of a 65-year-old grandmother in her Andrew Square apartment. Jurors in their first full day of deliberations found Adam Cassino guilty of first-degree murder in the Aug. 23, 2011, bludg­eoning of Barbara Tagen, a retired social worker known to her neighbors on Dorchester Street as ...
    on July 24, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

Quotes

  • "We usually play cassino," Volquez said. "You take cards and you try to get 21 points. You have to watch Willy, because he always has extra cards. That's why we're always screaming."
    on Aug 2, 2009 By: Edinson Volquez Source: Cincinnati.com

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