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James "Whitey" Bulger

Whitey Bulger's Attorneys Appeal His Conviction

AP | PHILIP MARCELO | Posted 10.14.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Attorneys for Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger filed an appeal Thursday of the federal convictions that sent him to prison for ...

Michael McLaughlin

Crooked FBI Agent Claims Higher-Ups Let Whitey Bulger Run Wild

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 02.18.2014 | Crime

An imprisoned ex-FBI agent backs up claims by Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger that federal officials turned a blind eye to Bulger's violent crim...

On Sundance Official Selection Whitey: United States Of America v. James J. Bulger with Director Joe Berlinger

Quora | Posted 04.01.2014 | Entertainment
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These questions originally appeared on Quora. Answers by Joe Berlinger, Director, Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger, Nonfiction fi...

'Whitey' Bulger Opens Mouth For 1st (And Last?) Time In Rare Audio

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — James "Whitey" Bulger speaks. Though the 84-year-old former crime boss declined to take the stand at the summer 2013 trial w...

Mobster Ordered To Pay $6 Million To Dead Man's Family

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Imprisoned former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger (BUHL'-jur) has been ordered to pay $6 million to the family of a slain Okla...

Relatives Of Murdered Family Members To Speak In Boston Gangster's Sentencing

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 11.11.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- BOSTON (AP) — For the families of 11 murder victims, the conviction of gangster James "Whitey" Bulger brought some sense of justice after ...

Officials: Potential Witness In Whitey Bulger Trial Killed By Cyanide Poisoning

AP | Posted 10.20.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts medical examiner's office determined that cyanide poisoning killed an alleged extortion victim of Boston g...

Whitey Bulger Defense Costs Total $2.6M Through June

AP | Posted 09.13.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- Defense costs for convicted Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger totaled more than $2.6 million through June, according to a court filing Fr...

Bulger Jurors Battled Tension, Boredom And Fear

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 08.17.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- They started out as 18 strangers seated in a jury box, stunned they'd been chosen to decide a case the government waited nearly two decades ...

'He Was A Bad, Bad Man'

AP | RODRIQUE NGOWI | Posted 08.15.2013 | Crime

EASTHAM, Mass. -- While the trial of Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger showed that he committed horrific crimes, testimony from witnesses also reve...

Prosecutors Mull State Charges Against Bulger

AP | Posted 10.14.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Prosecutors in Massachusetts plan to meet with their federal counterparts to determine whether murder or other charges can be brought a...

Did The FBI Really Want To Catch 'Whitey' Bulger?

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2013 | Crime

By Scott Malone BOSTON, Aug 13 (Reuters) - When she was assigned to the federal task force charged with finding James "Whitey" Bulger ...

Victims' Families React To Bulger Decision

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 10.13.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — His attorney says the moment he was caught, Boston mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger knew his life would end in prison or strapped to a gu...

Bulger Juror Describes 'Stressful' Deliberations

AP | Posted 10.13.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Emotions ran high as the jury in the federal racketeering trial of Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger deliberated, according to one j...

Victims' Families React To Bulger Trial Verdict

AP | Posted 08.12.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- A sampling of reaction to Monday's verdicts against James "Whitey" Bulger: "Mr. Bulger knew as soon as he was arrested that he was going to...

A Look At The 19 Murder Victims In The Bulger Trial

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.12.2013 | Crime

The jury concluded that prosecutors proved that James "Whitey" Bulger was involved in 11 murders, didn't prove his involvement in seven murders and co...

GUILTY OF RACKETEERING, MURDER

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 08.12.2013 | Crime

James 'Whitey' Bulger, the man who eluded FBI investigators for 16 years after building a reputation as one of Boston's most ruthless mobsters, was fo...

THE VERDICT IS IN

Reuters | Posted 08.12.2013 | Crime

BOSTON, Aug 12 (Reuters) - The jury hearing the racketeering and murder trial of former mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger reached a verdict on Monday, th...

Were Corrupt FBI Agents Protecting 'Whitey' Bulger?

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 10.09.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Jurors in the racketeering trial of reputed crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger finished a fourth day of deliberations Friday without reac...

Bulger Jury Enters Third Day Of Deliberations

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 10.08.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Jurors in the Boston racketeering trial of reputed mobster James "Whitey" Bulger deliberated for a third day Thursday without reaching ...

Guys Testifying Against Mob Boss Were 'Bought' By Prosecutors, Defense Says

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 10.07.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Jurors in the racketeering trial of James "Whitey" Bulger finished their second day of deliberations Wednesday without reaching a verdi...

'Vicious, Violent And Calculating'

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 10.06.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Jurors began their deliberations Tuesday in the trial of James "Whitey" Bulger, the reputed crime boss who is accused of participating ...

Does Mobster's Racketeering Trial Have Too Much Evidence?

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 10.05.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — James "Whitey" Bulger's lawyers tried to put the government itself on trial during closing arguments Monday, accusing federal prosecuto...

Bulger Wants Stash Of Cash Split Among Alleged Victims' Families

Posted 08.03.2013 | Crime

James "Whitey" Bulger said Friday that he would forfeit $822,000 found inside the walls of his California hideout -- under the condition that the cash...

As End Nears, Will Bulger Testify?

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 10.02.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- James "Whitey" Bulger called his racketeering trial a "sham" Friday as he revealed he would not testify in his own defense, a decision that ...