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# whitey-bulger - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Book details Boston crime boss Whitey Bulger's relationship with his right-hand man from the Galway Gaeltacht

Whitey Bulger and right-hand-man Pat Nee from Connemarra were feared throughout Boston for their ruthlessness.

# whitey-bulger - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Murderer, Irish-American gangster, FBI informer: The Whitey Bulger story

The author of Black Mass and Bulger’s biography Dick Lehr speaks to us about the criminal’s life.

Investigation launched as Irish-American gangster 'Whitey' Bulger found dead in prison

A fellow inmate with Mafia ties is reportedly being investigated following the death.

# whitey-bulger - Thursday 22 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Benedict Cumberbatch to play Johnny Depp's Irish mobster brother Whitey Bulger

Benedict Cumberbatch to play Johnny Depp's Irish mobster brother

Depp and Cumberbatch are to play Whitey and Billy Bulger.

# whitey-bulger - Thursday 14 November, 2013

'Whitey' Bulger receives life sentence for murder, extortion, and money-laundering

The 84-year-old rejected the charges until the end, calling the trial a “sham”.

# whitey-bulger - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Column: I saw the pain and terror 'Whitey' Bulger created – he was no Robin Hood

Growing up just a few miles down the road from the Boston neighbourhood where gangster James ‘Whitey’ Bulger reigned, I saw through the lies that he protected residents from drugs and violence, writes Larry Donnelly.

# whitey-bulger - Monday 12 August, 2013

"Justice has been served" - Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of 11 murders

The 83-year-old refused to take the stand in his own defence in what was one of the most dramatic criminal underworld trials in the US in recent years.

# whitey-bulger - Friday 2 August, 2013

James 'Whitey' Bulger doesn't want to testify in his own trial for murder

Final arguments in the trial of the alleged Boston mob boss are due next week following over a month of testimony, some of it extremely graphic.

# whitey-bulger - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

'Whitey' Bulger's former protégé offers grisly testimony at mobster's trial

Kevin Weeks – who rose through the ranks of Bulger’s organisation – has detailed three killings he says the crime boss carried out personally in the 1980s.

# whitey-bulger - Friday 14 June, 2013

Bulger trial: Boston mobster's guns found and gang's tactics unveiled

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger, now 83, was captured in Santa Monica, California, in 2011.

# whitey-bulger - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Irish-American James 'Whitey' Bulger 'did all the dirty work himself'

A court has heard opening arguments in the trial of the alleged Boston mob kingpin who is charged with 19 murders and numerous other offences

# whitey-bulger - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Trial begins of infamous mobster (and FBI informant) 'Whitey' Bulger

The 83-year-old faces 19 murder charges, as well as federal rackeeteering charges, over a decades-long career.

# whitey-bulger - Sunday 17 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# whitey-bulger - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

'Whitey' Bulger's wife Catherine Greig gets eight years in prison

The girlfriend of the notorious Irish-American gangster had been on the run for 16 years claiming that her crimes were a result of a passionate love affair with Bulger.

# whitey-bulger - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Prosecutors seek 10-year sentence for mobster's girl Catherine Greig

Irish-American gangster ‘Whitey’ Buger was allegedly protected by his partner for more than 16 years.

# whitey-bulger - Monday 10 October, 2011

Gangster 'Whitey' Bulger brought down... by former Miss Iceland

Ex-beauty queen Anna Bjornsdottir has pocketed a $2million reward for tipping off the FBI – after getting to know the mobster thanks to a stray cat.

# whitey-bulger - Friday 12 August, 2011

Girlfriend of Whitey Bulger indicted for helping him dodge authorities

Catherine Greig is charged with conspiracy to harbour and and conceal a fugitive. Bulger, and Irish American mobster, was caught in June after 16 years on the FBI’s Most Wanted list.

# whitey-bulger - Thursday 7 July, 2011

'Whitey' Bulger pleads not guilty - and denies being senile

A lawyer for the former FBI Most Wanted mobster, who’s accused of 19 murders, said he is still “very smart”.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

# whitey-bulger - Monday 27 June, 2011

Irish-American cop helped nab 'Whitey' Bulger

The notorious Irish-American gangster was arrested last week following the sterling work of another Irish-American.

# whitey-bulger - Saturday 25 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

In your 9 at 9: Shooting in Dublin leaves one dead; Gay marriage and gay pride; the footballers who defected; the Facebook presidential poll; and U2 at Glastonbury, it was good, wasn’t it?

# whitey-bulger - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Take 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Everything you need to know about the infamous Whitey Bulger

James ‘Whitey’ Bulger was captured last night after 16 years on the run. But how did the Irish-American mobster become such a notorious figure?

'Most Wanted' Whitey Bulger captured in US

Notorious Irish-American gangster and girlfriend have been arrested in California – the Boston mob boss has been on the run for 16 years.

# whitey-bulger - Monday 2 May, 2011

Bin Laden ticked off the FBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted: Who’s next? Most Wanted This post contains images

Bin Laden ticked off the FBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted: Who’s next?

Nine more hardened criminals languish in the ‘most wanted’ category – including a notoriously brutal Irish-American mobster.