Judge Denies Request From 'Whitey' Bulger Lawyers To Expose InformantA 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.
Judge: Whitey Bulger Can't Use Immunity DefenseThe new judge presiding over the Whitey Bulger case has granted prosecutors' motion to bar the reputed mobster from arguing immunity at trial.
Prosecutors: Whitey Bulger Trial Could Last All SummerProsecutors 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.
Judge Denise Casper Will Preside Over Whitey Bulger TrialFederal judge Denise Casper will preside over the long-awaited trial of Whitey Bulger this summer.