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.
Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to sentence Whitey Bulger to two consecutive life sentences, plus five years, saying he is “one of the most violent and despicable criminals in Boston history.”
A judge postponed sentencing so he could investigate claims that Michael McLaughlin ordered employees to destroy files.
The key prosecution witness in the trials of two men accused of killing a toddler and three adults during a drug robbery in Boston in September 2010 has been sentenced to 16-18 years in prison.
A Massachusetts was sentenced Thursday to 17 years in prison in a plot to fly remote-controlled model planes packed with explosives into the Pentagon and U.S. Capitol.
The longtime girlfriend of Boston mobster James “Whitey” Bulger was sentenced to eight years in prison Tuesday afternoon.
Lawyers for Whitey Bulger’s girlfriend are asking for a prison sentence of a little more than two years, it was revealed Monday.
A Sudbury man convicted last year of conspiring to help al-Qaida was sentenced Thursday to 17 1/2 years in prison.
The ex-con convicted of killing a Jamaica Plain store clerk was officially sentenced to life in prison Thursday.
Former House Speaker Sal DiMasi will soon learn how long he will have to spend in a federal prison after his corruption conviction.