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Who is Lebanon Levi of Discovery Channel's 'Amish Mafia?'

Lebanon Daily News: He's the main character on one of the most popular shows on television, and his nickname is "Lebanon." But who exactly is Lebanon Levi, the alleged capo di tutti cappi on the controversial Discovery Channel program "Amish Mafia?" On the show, Lebanon ...
1984 agreement between Amish and Pennsylvania sets tone for 'Amish Mafia

- 1 week ago @ pennlive.com: Television series "Amish Mafia" actor Alan Lee Beiler is sentenced in Perry County court on charges he led state police on a high speed chase last July. Beiler's friend, Merlin Miller, from Holmes County, Ohio, waits for Beiler to be transported to prison.

A way to derail the 'Amish Mafia'

- 1 week ago @ observer-reporter.com: OK, here's the scoop. “Amish Mafia” is yet another “reality” television series – and we use the quotation marks around “reality” deliberately – that has taken root in the thicket of cable television that also includes the likes of “Party Down South ...

Filmmaker says TV portrayal of Amish culture is inaccurate

- 1 week ago @ reviewjournal.com: What the Amish don't do, supporters say, is tote rifles as part of a violent protection racket - as depicted in the television show “Amish Mafia” - or regularly defy their religion, like in “Breaking Amish” and “Breaking Amish: Brave New World.” And ...

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett Wants 'Amish Mafia' TV Show to End

- 1 week ago @ ri.search.yahoo.com: Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett Wants 'Amish Mafia' TV Show to End Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett Wants 'Amish Mafia' TV Show to End Entertainment Politics TV Amish Mafia Has Been Optimized Lancaster County, Pa., is where the largest Amish community in the U.S. lives. Amish people in Lancaster County have been featured on several reality TV series, from "Breaking Amish" to "Return to Amish." The ...

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Amish experience: Tourism dollars and televised depictions

Old World charm draws 8 million tourists each year to Pennsylvania's Lancaster County, home of the nation's largest Amish community.

Looks like Pa. criminals are robbing the Amish at gunpoint now

Philly.com (blog): The Discovery Channel's Amish Mafia may well have come under fire recently for its negative portrayal of Amish people, which critics call "potentially damaging." But, as we learned today, there is still crime in Amish Country, only it's not the ...

Amish Mafia show isn't accurate portrayal of Lancaster County Amish, residents

The Elkhart Truth: “While dressed in Amish garb, these characters flaunt every principle held dear by Amish societies – non-violence, humble demeanor, good citizenship, and a Biblically-based objection to being photographed,” Respect Amish explains on their site. “Our ...

More Voices Raised to Cancel 'Amish Mafia'

Monday, August 25, 2014 at 10:19 p.m. Last Modified: Monday, August 25, 2014 at 10:19 p.m. LANCASTER, Pa. | For a year, Lark and Michael McCarley simmered silently over the arrival of "Amish Mafia" in their community.

A Growing Backlash Against 'Amish Exploitation' In Pennsylvania

NPR: It's no secret many "reality" TV shows bear little resemblance to actual reality. Discovery Channel's hit show Amish Mafia is a vivid example. The show portrays Amish youth in rebellion, racing buggies and carrying guns. Amish characters appear on ...

Amish country bristles at 'Mafia' TV show

York Daily Record: "Amish Mafia" premiered in 2012 and quickly became a cable hit. Now preparing for a fourth season, the show centers on a foursome who take on alleged wrongdoers with strong-arm tactics and sometimes violence - such as torching the car of a non-Amish ...

This Week in Celebrity Real Estate News

Celebuzz: Celebrities were making a lot of real estate deals with week! It's the end of summer and the stars are looking to mix things up. So, thanks to our friends at Trulia, we're going to tell you all about these celebrity real estate deals. Check out the ...

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Jessie Nizewitz, who appeared on an episode of the VH1 reality show "Dating Naked, " has ...

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Pennsylvania governor wants TV series 'Amish Mafia' dropped

HeraldNet: Pennsylvania governor wants TV series 'Amish Mafia' dropped. The Buzz: Say hi to Joe. Associated Press. HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett and other politicians have signed a statement calling on the Discovery Channel to drop the ...

PA governor: End TV series 'Amish Mafia'

azcentral.com: Tom Corbett and other politicians have signed a statement calling on the Discovery Channel to drop the series "Amish Mafia." The statement says "Amish Mafia" is a "bigoted portrayal" of the religious sect and misrepresents the Amish in Pennsylvania's ...

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett Wants 'Amish Mafia' TV Show to End

Opposing Views: Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett (R) and U.S. Congressmen Joe Pitts (R) and Patrick Meehan (R), and other politicians recently signed a statement calling on the Discovery Channel to drop the reality series "Amish Mafia." "Amish Mafia" features Amish ...

Pennsylvania governor wants TV series 'Amish Mafia' dropped

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett and other politicians have signed a statement calling on the Discovery Channel to drop the series...

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett Wants ' Amish Mafia ' TV Show to End

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett (R) and U.S. Congressmen Joe Pitts (R) and Patrick Meehan (R), and other politicians recently signed a statement calling on the Discovery Channel to drop the reality series " Amish Mafia .".

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'Amish Mafia' Season 4 News: Lebanon Levi Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Enstarz: Lebanon Levi, the star of the show and the head of the "Mafia" was featured in a video with co-star and show lawyer Steven Breit, where the two did the challenge-but did not donate any money to the charity, which may not be helpful to the image they ...

Lebanon Levi of 'Amish Mafia' takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Lebanon Levi of 'Amish Mafia' does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge "Amish Mafia"'s Lebanon Levi, along with frequent cast-member Steven Breit, did the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 20, 2014. The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge seeks to raise money and ...

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