One might hope that the emergence of a clear moral truth would redeem the whole effort. No such luck.
U.S. District Court Judge Denise J. Casper was wrong to allow relatives of murder victims whom James “Whitey” Bulger was not convicted of killing to address his sentencing hearing.
Federal prosecutors spent years building their case. But when it came to trial, they did themselves no favors by appearing to defend the role of the FBI and Department of...
The decision by prosecutors to offer generous plea deals to serial killers in this case was as troubling as the FBI’s abuse of the informant system during Bulger’s reign of...
A spectator explains what motivated him to attend the trial of James "Whitey" Bulger.
It's time to let defense attorneys — even James "Whitey" Bulger's defense attorneys — speak freely outside the courtroom.
Jury selection begins Tuesday in the trial of notorious Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger, a process that could take weeks.
The more notorious the criminal case, the more tempting it is to disparage the legal protections afforded defendants, making these the very cases in which those protections matter most.
When it comes to reporting on criminal justice cases, retired Judge Nancy Gertner says the media is guilty of producing sloppy, formulaic coverage.