Gallo Blasts Buffalo Lawmakers Over Sister's Conviction

Eccentric actor VINCENT GALLO has slammed his home town of Buffalo, New York, after his sister was incarcerated by local police for helping an abused child.

The BUFFALO 66 director and star is furious JANINE GALLO is serving a six-month jail sentence after becoming involved with a local child who was allegedly being abused by her father.

Janine - who owns a convenience store in Buffalo - says she took pity on the girl, who begged for help her escape from serious physical violence, and filed a report with social services.

However, the girl's family responded by taking out a restraining order and then launching a smear campaign against her, suggesting she was sexually interested in the youngster.

When Janine took a phone call from the frightened girl, she violated the order - and was sentenced to the maximum jail time by Judge FRANK CARUSO in September (03).

Vincent fumes, "My sister is an incredibly likable and popular and generous person. What's she supposed to do when the girl calls her hysterically crying?

"I've never heard anybody having this rough a time. They're treating her especially badly because of these completely false allegations that she is a sexual predator. If you reach out to abused children in America, be careful.

"Nothing is reasonable in Buffalo. I'm used to doing business in New York and Los Angeles - it's coming back to me why I put my thumb up on the Interstate when I was 15.

"It's ridiculous, inbred, like DELIVERANCE with smokestacks. I take a s*** on the city."

11/12/2003 17:20

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lmao please even though this is old news i believe she was interested in the "LITTLE GIRL" cuz if she wasnt then she should have kept her distance after the parents got the restraining order. shes a sex offender in my eyes and propable cause got her....
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locked up. they wudnt lock her up if they didnt think she didnt do something. she shud have gotten more then 6 months. im tired of people getting away with messing with kids all over the world. shes sic and desperate and tries to buy love
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she shudnt b so giving maybe she wudnt have gotten charged for sexual offending..lol she buys her love on the internet. her rep must b that bad to where she has to search for women online cuz nobody wants her in ny. old hagg
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