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Whitey Bulger

Whitey Bulger

Attorneys for Irish gangster, turned  rat,  James “Whitey” Bulger,  hit a home run in a Boston federal appeals court when they scored  a judge who granted the Bulger teams request to get  the  judge scheduled to preside over his  trial to step aside

Bulger’s lawyers have twice asked U.S. District Judge Richard Stearns to recuse himself because he was a federal prosecutor during a time when Bulger claims he was given immunity for crimes he committed while he was the leader of the notorious Winter Hill Gang and an FBI informant on the New England Mafia based in Boston’s North End , his gang’s main rival.

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