Bulger

James J. "Whitey" Bulger, alleged racketeer, booking photograph obtained by WBUR 90.9 - NPR Radio Boston. (AP Photo)

Former Bulger protege tells of gruesome killings

BOSTON (AP) — A former close associate of James “Whitey” Bulger offered gruesome details Tuesday of three killings he says he watched Bulger commit, including the choking of a woman. Kevin Weeks described the killings […]

07/09/2013

James J. "Whitey" Bulger, alleged racketeer, booking photograph obtained by WBUR 90.9 - NPR Radio Boston. (AP Photo)

Bulger lawyers battle informant label

BOSTON (AP) – James “Whitey” Bulger is charged with a litany of crimes – including participating in 19 murders – during what prosecutors describe as a decadeslong reign of “murder and mayhem.” But Bulger’s lawyers […]

06/30/2013

James J. "Whitey" Bulger, alleged racketeer, booking photograph obtained by WBUR 90.9 - NPR Radio Boston. (AP Photo)

Bulger asks for gag order to be lifted amid trial

BOSTON (AP) – James “Whitey” Bulger wants to tell his side of the story – outside the courtroom. Defense attorneys in Bulger’s high-profile racketeering trial filed a motion Saturday saying a gag order is infringing […]

06/23/2013

James J. "Whitey" Bulger, alleged racketeer, booking photograph obtained by WBUR 90.9 - NPR Radio Boston. (AP Photo)

Ex-Bulger cohort says he’s not a serial killer

BOSTON (AP) — A former enforcer for James “Whitey” Bulger who admitted killing 20 people insisted Tuesday that he is not a hit man or a serial killer, but instead is a “nice guy” who […]

06/18/2013

James J. "Whitey" Bulger, alleged racketeer, booking photograph obtained by WBUR 90.9 - NPR Radio Boston. (AP Photo)

A guide to the trial of James ‘Whitey’ Bulger

BOSTON (AP) — Reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger, a legendary organized-crime figure in Boston, is on trial on a long list of charges, including participating in 19 killings. Here’s a look at the case against […]

06/12/2013

James J. "Whitey" Bulger, alleged racketeer, booking photograph obtained by WBUR 90.9 - NPR Radio Boston. (AP Photo)

Feds: Bulger at center of murder, mayhem in Boston

BOSTON (AP) — A federal prosecutor said in opening statements Wednesday at James “Whitey” Bulger’s racketeering trial that the reputed mobster was at the center of “murder and mayhem” in Boston for almost 30 years, […]

06/12/2013

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