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“This is really a case of brothers,” ADA JT Tartikoff said on the afternoon of January 14th. Tartikoff, an assistant district attorney with the gun violence task force, was speaking at the sentencing hearing for Rafael Ramos. Rafael Ramos and his brother Daniel committed a series of crimes that demonstrates how illegal guns flow into the streets of Philadelphia. Daniel Ramos had a clean record; his brother Rafael did not. Rafael went to a gun store with his brother and had Daniel purchase a gun for him. Rafael later gave his brother money for the gun. This was an illegal straw purchase. Then, Rafael sold that gun illegally on the street. So blinded by greed, Rafael couldn’t even positively identify the man that he sold the gun to