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Whitey Bulger Case

Whitey Bulger's Lawyer Makes Bold Claim

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 06.18.2014 | Crime

Joe Berlinger tackles the question of whether or not Whitey Bulger, the legendary Boston murderer and crime ring organizer, was a federal informant in...

Bulger's Love Letters Make Him Sob

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Convicted Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger's attorney says jailhouse love notes between his client and the woman with whom he spen...

Murder Victims' Relatives To Speak At Bulger Sentencing

AP | Posted 11.13.2013 | Crime

BOSTON (AP) — Relatives of people killed by gangster James "Whitey" Bulger will finally get a chance to describe their loss as a federal judge conve...

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...

Ex-Partner Says Mob Boss Was A Pedophile

AP | BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 09.23.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — James "Whitey" Bulger's former partner in crime returned to the witness stand Wednesday for a fifth day of testimony, with the defense ...

'A Girl Who Called You 'Daddy' Consented To Sex With You?'

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 09.22.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — James "Whitey" Bulger's former partner in crime spent hours Tuesday combatively sticking to his story that Bulger strangled two young w...

Family Of Mobster's Alleged Victim Explodes In Court

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 09.21.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi, the former partner of reputed gangster James "Whitey" Bulger, testified Monday that he watched as Bulger...

Mobster's Former Equal Faces Him In Court

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 09.17.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — His hands on his hips in a you-want-a-piece-of-me stance, Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi glared at James "Whitey" Bulger in the courtroo...

Henchman Who Led Cops To Winter Hill Gang's Victims Speaks Out

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 09.07.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — The former right-hand man of James "Whitey" Bulger testified Monday that he saw the alleged mobster open fire on a car and kill two men...

Mobster's Lawyers Focus On Something He's Not Even Charged For

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 08.31.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — James "Whitey" Bulger is charged with a litany of crimes – including participating in 19 murders – during what prosecutors ...

Was Whitey Bulger An FBI Informant? Or Was FBI A Whitey Bulger Informant?

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 08.25.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — The widow of a man who prosecutors say was killed by James "Whitey" Bulger's gang testified Tuesday that after her husband disappeared ...

Oscar Winning Actor Stops By Bulger Trial

AP | Posted 08.21.2013 | Crime

ASSOCIATED PRESS BOSTON -- Academy Award winner Robert Duvall is one of the spectators at the racketeering trial of reputed gangster James "Whitey"...

Michael McLaughlin

Fireworks Expected In Bulger Trial Opening Statements (LIVE UPDATES)

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 06.12.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- The trial of one of America's most infamous mob bosses began last week with an extraordinarily challenging jury selection. But the real show...

Infamous Mobsters Likely To Testify In Bulger Trial

AP | Posted 06.03.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- Here are some of the key witnesses expected to testify at the racketeering trial of reputed gangster James "Whitey" Bulger, according to wit...

Bulger Attorney: Government Must Keep Immunity Deal

AP | JAY LINDSAY | Posted 04.03.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- Reputed Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger kept his end of a bargain to cooperate with the government in exchange for immunity from feder...

Judge Kicked Off Boston Gangster Trial

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 05.14.2013 | Crime

BOSTON — The judge who was set to preside over the trial of reputed gangster James "Whitey" Bulger was removed from the case Thursday by a feder...

Gangster's Claim He Had Immunity Should Be Decided By Jury: Lawyer

AP | DENISE LAVOIE | Posted 04.16.2013 | Crime

BOSTON -- Former mobster James "Whitey" Bulger's claim that a federal prosecutor gave him immunity to commit crimes should be decided by a jury, not a...

Feds Want To Ice Assets Of Whitey Bulger's Girlfriend

AP | Posted 03.20.2012 | Crime

BOSTON -- Federal prosecutors are trying to freeze the assets of mobster James "Whitey" Bulger's girlfriend to cover any fine she may be ordered to pa...

Paper Defends Naming FBI Informant Who Helped Nab Mobster

Posted 12.11.2011 | Media

The Boston Globe has found itself under fire for publicly identifying the woman who led the FBI to the notorious mob boss Whitey Bulger. In a Globe...

'Whitey' Bulger's Girlfriend Granted Delay In Conspiracy Trial

AP | Posted 12.06.2011 | Crime

BOSTON -- A federal judge has granted a request from the longtime girlfriend of former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger to delay the start of h...