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 […]
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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 […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]