Winter Hill Gang
Federal prosecutors in the upcoming racketeering trial of reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger want to do criminal background checks on potential jurors.
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.
A federal prosecutor has told a Massachusetts judge that any immunity agreement reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger claims he had with the government would be “void as a matter of law” if it included murder.
Lawyers for mobster James “Whitey” Bulger are due in court to give a judge a status report on preparation for his March trial.
By DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer BOSTON (AP) _ The day after the longtime girlfriend of mobster James “Whitey” Bulger was sentenced to eight years in prison for helping him while he was on […]