James “Whitey” Bulger
A federal judge in the trial of reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger has denied a request by his lawyers to order prosecutors to name a confidential informant they hope can help undermine the credibility of two key government witnesses.
A Boston church official who once claimed to be an associate of mobster James “Whitey” Bulger has been arrested on charges of stealing money from the church.
Prosecutors told the judge Tuesday they expect the trial to last all summer and possibly through mid-September and they plan to call about 50 witnesses.
The new judge assigned to preside at the trial of gangster James “Whitey” Bulger has scheduled a status conference in the case for next week.
A judge will hear arguments on accused gangster James “Whitey” Bulger’s claim that he was given immunity for his crimes while he was an FBI informant.
A federal judge has agreed to turn over some sealed documents gathered during hearings in the 1990s to reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger’s lawyers.
The girlfriend of former Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger has filed a legal appeal aimed at shaving time off her prison sentence.
The federal judge presiding over the trial of Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger has refused a defense lawyer’s request to step down.
Whitey Bulger’s lawyer says Judge Stearns should recuse himself because “a person can not be both judge and witness.”
A federal judge has told lawyers for Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger that she won’t delay the start of Bulger’s trial.