Posts Tagged ‘Irish Mob’

Johnny Depp to Play Whitey Bulger in New Film


Johnny Depp is set to play Whitey Bulger in Black Mass, a book which also features a polarizing appearance by our own John “Red” Shea. First-time screenwriter Mark Mallouk adapted the script from the 2001 true-crime novel Black Mass: The True Story of an Unholy Alliance Between the FBI and the Irish Mob authored by […]

Whitey Bulger’s Girlfriend Appeals Prison Sentence


(FOX 25 / – The girlfriend of mobster James Whitey Bulger has appealed her eight year prison sentence on the grounds that she was sentenced unfairly. According to court documents filed on Wednesday, Greig is entitled to resentencing for several reasons, one of which being that the government’s claim that her conduct went beyond mere […]

Disgraced FBI Agent: Whitey Bulger Can Clear My Name

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Disgraced ex-Boston FBI agent John J. Connolly claims his former prized snitch, accused serial killer James “Whitey” Bulger, has exonerated him for the 1982 execution of former World Jai Alai president John Callahan, according to his first interview since Bulger was bagged in Santa Monica, Calif., one year ago after 16 years on the lam.

Whitey Bulger’s Girlfriend Catherine Greig May Face 10-Year Sentence

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BOSTON — The longtime girlfriend of mobster James “Whitey” Bulger should spend 10 years in prison because she knowingly protected one of the region’s most violent criminals for more than 16 years, federal prosecutors said Friday. In a sentencing memo filed in U.S. District Court, prosecutors say Catherine Greig hid Bulger’s identity and handled the daily […]

Accused Mobster Bulger’s Defense Gets Time to Review Case


(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Tuesday gave attorneys for alleged former crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger, charged with 19 murders, two more weeks to assess whether they can properly prepare for his trial. Bulger’s attorney repeated his complaint that he had been unable to sift through the hundreds of thousands of pages of evidence […]

The Great Escape | How Boston’s Most Notorious Mobster Evaded Cops for 50 Years


John McIntyre brought a six-pack because he thought he was going to a party. What he found instead was hell. When McIntyre walked into the home he’d been invited to in Boston’s Southie neighborhood, the expected “party” consisted of just one man, who was waiting for McIntyre with handcuffs, rope and chains.

Mob Boss’s Girlfriend Could Lose Two Homes

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BOSTON (FOX 25 / – Newly released documents are giving the public a look inside the assets that the girlfriend of accused mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger could lose as the result of her guilty plea. The documents suggest that Catherine Greig’s guilty plea could result in not only the loss of her own […]