BOSTON — The U.S. Marshals Service will auction off many of the items seized from Bulger’s California apartment after his arrest two years ago, The Boston Globe reported Saturday. Authorities say the profits will be split among the families of those who were killed by Bulger.
BOSTON — It’s not clear how long “Whitey” Bulger will stay at the administrative facility.
BOSTON — Bulger’s lawyers have said he believes his trial was a “sham” because he wasn’t allow to use his immunity defense.
BOSTON — James Whitey Bulger will soon be moved to his new permanent home, the 84-year-old Boston crime boss has been housed at the Plymouth County jail for the past two and a half years. Now, he’ll go to a federal prison for the rest of his life.
BOSTON — As former Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger was led out of a courtroom to begin serving a life sentence for his murderous reign in the 1970s and `80s, questions remained for the families of some of his victims.
BOSTON — Bulger, 84, accepted his punishment in stone-faced silence even as a judge castigated him for his “almost unfathomable” depravity.
BOSTON — The 84-year-old South Boston crime boss will almost certainly spend the rest of his life behind bars. Judge Denise Casper will formally impose his sentence Thursday.
BOSTON — James “Whitey” Bulger put up no fight at his sentencing, opting not to speak himself.
BOSTON — A prosecutor called James “Whitey” Bulger a “little sociopath” Wednesday as he urged a judge to sentence the infamous South Boston gangster to life in prison, but Bulger himself declined to speak.
BOSTON — Convicted mobster James “Whitey” Bulger will be sentenced this week in federal court in Boston. Though there is little suspense surrounding how much time he will likely receive, there is sure to be plenty of drama.