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James "Whitey" Bulger (Courtesy US Marshals Service)

Bulger Moved To Federal Prison In Oklahoma

Former Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger has been moved to a federal prison in Oklahoma, although it was not immediately clear when or why.

12/17/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger (Courtesy US Marshals Service)

Bulger Jury Returns Guilty Verdict

The jury has returned with its verdict in the racketeering case against reputed Boston mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger

08/12/2013

James "Whitey" Bulger (Courtesy US Marshals Service)

“One Of The Most Vicious, Violent And Calculating Criminals…”

A prosecutor called reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger “one of the most vicious, violent and calculating criminals ever to walk the streets of Boston” as he urged a jury Monday to convict Bulger of charges that include 19 killings committed during the 1970s and ’80s.

08/05/2013

File photo of the FBI announcing the capture of James "Whitey" Bulger. (credit: Getty Images)

Bulger Will Not Testify At His Trial

James “Whitey” Bulger won’t testify in his own defense at his racketeering trial, but he says the decision is “involuntary.”

08/02/2013

File photo of the FBI's press conference after catching James "Whitey" Bulger. (credit: Getty Images)

Judge Rejects Bulger Request For Trial Delay

A judge has rejected a request from lawyers for James “Whitey” Bulger to suspend his racketeering trial for two days so they can have more time to prepare for prosecution witnesses.

07/11/2013

Whitey Bulger Arrested

Bulger’s FBI File Introduced At Trial

Prosecutors have introduced James “Whitey” Bulger’s FBI informant file to the jury in his racketeering trial.

06/24/2013

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Upholds Sentence For Bulger Girlfriend

A federal appeals court in Boston has upheld the eight-year prison sentence given to the longtime girlfriend of reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger for helping him during his 16 years as a fugitive.

05/17/2013

File photo of the FBI announcing the capture of James "Whitey" Bulger. (credit: Getty Images)

Judge: Bulger Cannot Claim Immunity For Crimes

Gangster James “Whitey” Bulger cannot present evidence to a jury about his claim that he was given immunity for future crimes, including murder, a federal judge ruled Monday, calling Bulger’s contention that he had a license to kill “beyond the pale.”

03/04/2013

File photo of the FBI announcing the capture of James "Whitey" Bulger. (credit: Getty Images)

83-Year-Old Bulger Treated At Hospital

Reputed mobster James “Whitey” Bulger was taken to a hospital last week for an irregular heartbeat, the latest of at least three trips to the hospital since the 83-year-old was captured in 2011 after nearly 17 years on the run.

02/21/2013

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Bulger Lawyers Back In Court Monday

Lawyers for mobster James “Whitey” Bulger are due in court to give a judge a status report on preparation for his March trial.

10/21/2012

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