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Gypo Nolan,  "The Informer"-

Gypo Nolan, “The Informer”-

Whether it’s mob boss Whitey Bulger or IRA outcast Gypo Nolan, a slow-witted supergrass in the film “The Informer”-the worst thing that an Irish person could consider doing was becoming an informant said J. W. Carney Jr, lead lawyer for Irish gangster James “Whitey” Bulger

 
Is there such a thing as Irish omertà? Prosecutors spelling out Bulger’s  role as a rat for the FBI say he was never bashful about breaking the code of omertà when it came to singing like a canary against his organized  crime cronies.
 
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