A look at the life of james (whitey) bulger, including his childhood, mob and fbi ties, capture and trial. View information on whitey bulger, one of the prominent figures featured in exhibits at the national museum of organized crime and law enforcement. James whitey bulger bulger case file, page 1 of 3 | next » james joseph whitey bulger, jr (born september 3, 1929) is a former organized crime figure from south boston, massachusetts, united states local folklore depicted bulger as a robin hood style social bandit dedicated to protecting the neighborhood and. Proceeds from an auction of james “whitey” bulger's collection of odd keepsakes — from a fake stanley cup championship ring.
Patrick radden keefe on the movie “black mass,” with johnny depp, and the book “where the bodies were buried: whitey bulger and the world that made him. 'whitey' juror talks letters with bulger, new novel based on trial janet uhlar, juror number twelve in the trial of whitey bulger, joined jim braude to discuss her new novel called “the truth be damned,” loosely based on the trial. We're told depp used to send bulger letters in prison, but the mobster would tear them up. Convicted gangster james “whitey” bulger is no rat — even if it means saving an innocent man's life the boston globe reports that bulger declined to.
Doing life at a us penitentiary for 19 murders, james “whitey” bulger is not going to blame the lsd the government gave him but he's ready to talk about it. In the end, the former dental hygienist who ran away with boston mob boss james “whitey” bulger and helped keep him hidden for 16 years was more loyal to the mob than any man a federal judge ordered catherine greig, 65, to spend another 21 months in prison for refusing to tell a grand jury if anyone. The federal identification card for south boston mobster james whitey bulger is up for auction as bids reached more than $1,500 over the weekend the prison badge is being auctioned by lelandscom the company did not disclose the source of the card and stated only obtained from a spurious.
Brooke baldwin talks to joe berlinger, director of the film whitey, in which the convicted mobster tells his story. Directed by richard lopez, richard lopez with sean michael nugent, joe giorgio, robert kabakoff, pj landers. Once at the top of the fbi's most wanted list, james whitey bulger's crimes are well known here are six surprising facts about this boston gang leader. James bulger, the older brother of university of massachusetts chief and former state senate president william bulger, was born and raised in south boston as a kid, he gained the knickname whitey, which he detests, for his distinctive shock of light blond hair bulger gained a reputation for bad behavior early on known.
This article was published in collaboration with vice from mid-2014 through early 2015, i was in prison at the us penitentiary coleman ii in florida that's where i encountered james “whitey” bulger what people enamored with whitey's tale don't seem to grasp is that along with running boston's irish. Murderabilia: 'whitey' bulger items go up for auction june 25, 2016 • hundreds of items that once belonged to convicted mobster james whitey bulger are being auctioned off by the government, and the proceeds will go to his victims. James joseph bulger jr was born in dorchester, the second of six children raised in a south boston public-housing project he was a troublemaker, a determined kid prone to bad decisions the boy's bright blond hair earned him the nickname “whitey”—a name he scoffed at, but decades later, the nation. Notorious boston gangster james “whitey” bulger earned the moniker he loathed – a nickname criminal cohorts never dared say to his face – from the shock of platinum hair he perpetually slicked back from his forehead and despite the “millions upon millions” of dollars his lawyer told a federal jury bulger.
Whitey bulger's purported prison id up for auctionthe purported prison identification card of boston gangster james whitey bulger is on the auction block ex-bulger associate arraigned in armored truck guard killingan 80-year- old former associate of ex-boston crime boss james whitey bulger has pleaded not guilty. James joseph whitey bulger jr is an irish-american former organized crime boss of the winter hill gang in boston, massachusetts federal prosecutors indicted bulger for nineteen murders based on grand jury testimony from kevin weeks and other former associates bulger is the brother of william m bulger, former. Ufc president dana white tells the story about his run in with the infamous winter hill gang in boston led by james 'whitey' bulger, which is now the subject of a new film titled black mass starring johnny depp.
Some of the families of the murder victims of irish american gangster james whitey bulger have said they are sickened at the blood money being splashed out on the mobster's possessions by wealthy collectors there was widespread outrage following the sale of the former boston-based gang leader's. Scott garriola, the fbi agent who took james whitey bulger and his girlfriend catherine greig into custody, talks about how the fbi captured bulger at his apartment in santa monica, california in 2011 when whitey was told to get down on his knees, he refused because he didn't want to get his pants dirty when agent.
Whitey bulger, byname of james joseph bulger, jr, (born september 3, 1929, dorchester, massachusetts, us), american crime boss who, as head of the boston-area winter hill gang, was a leading figure in organized crime from the late 1960s to the mid-1990s for more than a decade, until his capture in june 2011,. Notorious boston mobster james “whitey” bulger, an 85-year-old inmate currently serving out two life sentences for his role in 11 murders, recently penned a letter to some teenage girls from prison, telling them he wasted his life “my life was wasted and spent foolishly, brought shame and suffering on my. Browse, search and watch whitey bulger videos and more at abcnewscom.