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If Released, Connolly Could Face New Charges In Mass.05:31


Defense lawyers for the former FBI agent who helped convicted Boston mobster James Whitey Bulger elude arrest for years are trying to get him out of prison now that an appeals court in Florida has overturned his conviction for murder.

But if he's released, John Connolly could end up facing new charges in Massachusetts. Listen above to a full report from WBUR's David Boeri.

This segment aired on May 29, 2014.

David Boeri Twitter Senior Reporter
Now retired, David Boeri was a senior reporter at WBUR.


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