The end is near for my former boss, James “Whitey” Bulger. After decades of running the biggest crime syndicate in Boston, followed by another 17 years of living on the run until he was arrested in 2011, he is finally about to face real justice for the first time in almost a half century.
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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 […]
Take a look at footage of author and former associate with James “Whitey” Bulger John “Red” Shea talks to Jackie Morrissey about growing up in Southie (South Boston), his life in the gang and his time now after his incarceration. The segment was produced by Jackie Morrissey & Brenda Loew and hosted by Jackie Morrissey. Watch Civic Action with Jackie […]
In a legal double-barreled blockbuster, James “Whitey” Bulger not only won a four-month delay of his trial today but he is arguing the entire case against him should be thrown out because the feds granted him immunity long ago. The judge called the delay in the case to March 4 a compromise but warned there will […]
BOSTON (AP) – A judge has delayed the trial for former Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger by about four months, until March of next year. Bulger lawyer J.W. Carney Jr. said he needed more time to prepare and had argued the trial should be delayed from this November to November 2013. A federal magistrate […]
(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 […]