Whitey Bulger

Prosecutors Seek 2 Life Sentences For Bulger

November 07, 2013

BOSTON — In their sentencing memo, prosecutors said Bulger has “no redeeming qualities” and there are “no mitigating factors” to argue for a sentence less than life.

Officials: Cyanide Killed Potential Bulger Witness

October 20, 2013

BOSTON — The Massachusetts medical examiner’s office says cyanide poisoning killed an alleged extortion victim of James “Whitey” Bulger who had hoped to testify at Bulger’s trial.

Feds: All Bulger Victims Should To Get To Speak

October 12, 2013
James "Whitey" Bulger stands with defense attorneys Hank Brennan and J.W. Carney. (Jane Flavell Collins/AP)

BOSTON — Prosecutors argued Friday that Bulger was part of a criminal enterprise responsible for the murders of all the victims, regardless of whether he was the actual killer.

Family Asks For Probe Of Assets Of Bulger, Cohorts

September 23, 2013

BOSTON — The Davises want a special investigator to look into money and other property connected to James “Whitey” Bulger and his associates, so those assets can be distributed to victims.

Prosecutors Want Bulger To Forfeit $25 Million

September 20, 2013

BOSTON — The forfeiture order federal prosecutors requested would allow them to seize property worth up to $25.1 million.

Bulger Defense Costs $2.5 Million — And Rising

September 13, 2013

BOSTON — Documents show that the cost of Bulger’s court-appointed defense will be well over $2.5 million.

Families Seek Say At Bulger Sentencing

September 10, 2013

BOSTON — Prosecutors have asked a judge to allow victim impact statements from family members of all 19 people mob boss James “Whitey” Bulger was accused of killing, even though Bulger wasn’t convicted in all those deaths.

Mass. Prosecutors Mull Bulger Charges

August 14, 2013

BOSTON — Bulger was convicted Monday in 11 killings. He has never been charged with murder in a Massachusetts court.

Bulger’s Attorney: Trial Showed Depth Of Government Corruption

August 13, 2013

BOSTON — James “Whitey” Bulger’s attorneys say they will appeal his conviction, including a ruling that barred them from arguing that the government granted Bulger immunity from prosecution.

Expert: Mixed Verdict Shows Jury Did Their Job

August 12, 2013

BOSTON — Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Managing Editor David Frank joined WBUR’s All Things Considered to decipher the Bulger verdict.

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