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Kevin Weeks To Take The Stand In Bulger Trial 05:06

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Prosecutors are this week expected to call one their most important witnesses in the case against Boston mobster James "Whitey" Bulger to the stand. Few associates ever got closer to Bulger than Kevin Weeks, who was Bulger's right-hand man for over 20 years and came to be known as his surrogate son. At previous trials, Weeks has describe crimes of both violence and corruption.

WBUR's David Boeri takes a look at the relationship between Weeks and Bulger.

This program aired on July 8, 2013.

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


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