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  • Here’s What Whitey Bulger Had To Say About President Trump And Robert Mueller

    06/09/2019 10:28:59 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 15 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 9:35 PM 06/08/2019 | Scott Morefield
    Deceased mobster James “Whitey” Bulger revealed his thoughts about President Donald Trump and Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation in a series of letters written to a juror who voted to convict him. The handwritten letters, obtained by NBC News, touched on a variety of issues, but politics was a topic the “notorious Boston crime boss returned to again and again,” NBC reported. “Trump is tough and fights back instead of bowing down to pressure — and caving in to press!” he wrote in a letter dated August 2018, just two months before he was murdered by fellow inmates at West Virginia’s...
  • Inside the shady private equity firm run by Kerry and Biden’s kids

    03/15/2018 7:01:50 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 20 replies
    My frustration,” writes Peter Schweizer in his new book, “Secret Empires: How the American Political Class Hides Corruption and Enriches Family and Friends,” “is not that the solid reporting on Trump has been too tough, but that the reporting on the Obama administration has been way too soft or in some cases nonexistent.” The author of the 2016 sensation “Clinton Cash” says Trump and his children didn’t invent the blurring of government and business, and details a number of ethical violations on both sides of the political aisle. One example: the little-noticed private equity firm run by the sons of...
  • Former Mobster/FBI Informant Murdered in Prison – Did He Have the Goods on Robert Mueller?

    10/31/2018 7:51:03 AM PDT · by deandg99 · 21 replies
    DC Clothesline ^ | 10/31/2018 | Tim Brown
    Boston mob boss James ‘Whitey’ Bulger, 89, was murdered by a fellow inmate with ties to the mafia in a West Virginia federal prison shortly after he was transferred there. According to one congressman, Mueller and those serving under him in the FBI aided Bulger in eliminating mob competitors and recently Mueller turned over an alleged scheme to pay off women to fabricate sexual assault allegations against him to the FBI. The murder occurred outside of the field of vision of security cameras where Bulger was beaten with a lock in a sock and had his eyes gouged out. The...
  • Whitey’ Bulger killed at federal prison in West Virginia

    10/30/2018 5:18:50 PM PDT · by rdiaz1966 · 43 replies
    Boston Globe ^ | 10/20/2018 | Boston Globe
    It was not the first death reported at USP Hazelton. According to the Associated Press, an inmate at the prison was killed in a fight in September, and another inmate was killed in a fight there in April.
  • James 'Whitey' Bulger dead, had been moved to W. Va.

    10/30/2018 2:27:30 PM PDT · by ColdOne · 69 replies
    bostonherald.com ^ | 10/30/18 | Laurel J. Sweet, Joe Dwinell/ap
    Gangland serial slayer James "Whitey" Bulger was killed shortly after being moved to a high-security federal prison in West Virginia, the Herald has confirmed. Bulger, 89, was convicted in 2013 of being complicit in 11 murders in Massachusetts, Florida and Oklahoma. His attorney, Hank Brennan, who tried to appeal Bulger's life sentence all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, declined comment pending notification by the Bureau of Prisons. Bulger arrived at USP Hazelton yesterday. He was found unresponsive at 8:20 this morning, according to a statement from the Bureau of Prisons, which provided no other details. "Life-saving measures were...
  • BREAKING REPORT—EXCLUSIVE DOCUMENTS: Special Counsel Mueller Accused of Rape By 'Credible Witness‘

    10/30/2018 12:55:24 PM PDT · by mojito · 141 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 10/30/2018 | Jim Hoft
    Special Counsel Robert Mueller was accused by a very credible witness today of rape at the St. Regis Hotel in New York City in 2010. A formal press conference is scheduled for Thursday at noon in Washington DC..... The Gateway Pundit obtained a copy of the charges. What we know: The woman is a “very credible witness.” Her story are corroborated. The incident happened in 2010 in New York City. The woman is a professional. [....] UPDATE:Here are the documents.
  • Report: Whitey Bulger killed headline only

    10/30/2018 10:07:09 AM PDT · by raccoonradio · 68 replies
    WBZ TV ^ | 10/30/18 | c Fiandaca
    Whitey dead?
  • Notorious mob boss Whitey Bulger found dead in prison

    10/30/2018 10:00:21 AM PDT · by rdl6989 · 86 replies
    nbcnews.com ^ | October 30, 2018 | Pete Williams, Tom Winter and Rich Schapiro
    Notorious Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger was found dead at a federal prison in West Virginia Tuesday, federal officials said. Bulger, 89, had recently arrived at the high-security penitentiary USP Hazelton in West Virginia, according to the Boston Herald. The feared former leader of the Winter Hill Gang, Bulger was convicted in 2013 of participating in 11 murders stretching from Massachusetts to Florida to Oklahoma.
  • One lingering question for FBI director Robert Mueller

    05/07/2018 10:51:51 PM PDT · by TBP · 22 replies
    The Boston Glob ^ | KEVIN CULLEN
    So now, just weeks after the FBI’s worst nightmare, a gangster and FBI informant by the name of Whitey Bulger came strolling back into town, Congress is about to ignore its own wisdom and let Bob Mueller, the FBI director and former US Attorney in Boston, stay on an extra two years. Back in the 1980s, when he was serving on the Massachusetts parole board, Albano expressed some sympathy for a group of men who had always maintained they had been framed for the 1965 gangland murder of a hoodlum named Teddy Deegan in Chelsea. The FBI had been instrumental...
  • Dershowitz: Investigate Mueller's Role Protecting Whitey Bulger

    04/24/2018 12:37:38 PM PDT · by detective · 47 replies
    Newsmax ^ | 23 April 2018 | Cathy Burke
    Harvard law professor and author Alan Dershowitz argued Monday that former FBI director and current special counsel Robert Mueller should be investigated for his role in protecting a notorious FBI informant — and that civil liberties are at stake. In a column for the Washington Examiner, Dershowitz decries that “any criticism or even skepticism regarding Mueller’s history is seen as motivated by a desire to help” President Donald Trump.
  • James Bulger killer Jon Venables, 35, is thrown back in jail after being caught with child porn (tr)

    11/22/2017 10:52:35 PM PST · by Oshkalaboomboom · 8 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | Nov 23, 2017 | ALEXANDER ROBERTSON
    Jon Venables, one of the infamous killers of toddler James Bugler, is back in jail after being caught with child porn. The 35-year-old was arrested last week after officials making a routine visit to his home discovered the 'sickening' images on his computer and alerted police. It is the second time that the monster has been put behind bars for child porn offences, having been caught with a large hoard of images in 2010. The killer's identity is protected by a lifelong order and has been changed four times since his release in 2001, costing taxpayers £250,000 each time. On...
  • Bulger, guilty in 11 murders, will appeal

    08/12/2013 4:30:26 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 21 replies
    Boston Herald ^ | August 12, 2013 | Laurel J. Sweet and Matt Stout
    James J. “Whitey” Bulger has been found guilty of racketeering, conspiracy and 11 murders in a split verdict, and his lawyers say he plans to appeal. The indictment accused Bulger of the gangland murders of 19 men and women between 1973 and 1985, money laundering, extortion, drug distribution and illegal firearms possession. He was convicted on two racketeering counts, 11 murders, 3 counts of conspiracy to commit murder, seven extortion counts, one drug count and six money laundering counts.
  • When Government Meets Organized Crime ( Whitey Bulger : Boston )

    07/18/2013 11:16:37 PM PDT · by george76 · 7 replies
    Reason ^ | July 16, 2013 | Gene Healy
    Corrupt FBI let mobster Whitey Bulger keep killing—and it cost innocent lives. You'd hardly know it from the wall-to-wall coverage of the George Zimmerman case, but there's another trial going on that's at least as worthy of national attention. That's the 32-count federal racketeering indictment against James "Whitey" Bulger, a Boston mob kingpin linked to at least 19 murders, captured in 2011 after 16 years on the lam. Bulger, a former "Top Echelon Informant" for the FBI, is a monster, but he's hardly the only villain in a story where "gangster government" leaves the realm of metaphor. As Boston Globe...
  • "Whitey" Bulger Update: Stephen Rakes, alleged Bulger victim, found dead

    07/18/2013 1:47:32 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 21 replies
    CBS ^ | July 18, 2013 11:34 AM
    Rakes, 59, of Quincy, had been attending Bulger's racketeering trial in Boston and, at one point, was expected to be called as a witness for the prosecution. Rake's body was found around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the area of Mill Street in Lincoln, Mass., according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan
  • 'Whitey' Bulger Witness Found Dead

    07/18/2013 11:18:12 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 14 replies
    ABC News ^ | July 18, 2013 | AARON KATERSKY (@aaronkatersky) , MICHELE MCPHEE and JOSH MARGOLIN
    Stephen "Stippo" Rakes, a possible witness in the murder trial of alleged crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger, has been found dead, authorities said. The body of Rakes, 59, had "no obvious signs of trauma" and an autopsy is being performed to determine the cause of death, Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan and Lincoln, Mass., Police Chief Kevin Mooney announced today. The corpse was found on Mill Street in Lincoln yesterday at 1:30 p.m., police said.
  • Key witness in ‘Whitey’ Bulger trial found dead on the side of a road outside Boston

    07/18/2013 9:14:13 AM PDT · by NotYourAverageDhimmi · 46 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 18, 2013
    The body of a key witness in James 'Whitey’ Bulger's racketeering trial was found dead on the side of a road Wednesday by a jogger in Lincoln, Mass., which is just west of Boston. The body belonged to Stephen "Stippo" Rakes, 59, who was allegedly extorted by Bulger and considered one of the most determined alleged victims who waited a decade to testify, The Boston Globe reported. The Globe reported that Rakes has been a fixture for six weeks at Bulger's trial and was told recently that he would not get the chance to testify. The Middlesex County district attorney's...
  • Howie Carr thread last half of July 2013

    07/17/2013 4:02:19 AM PDT · by raccoonradio · 17 replies
    howiecarrshow.com ^ | 7/17/13 | raccoonradio
    Howie thread for last half of Aug starting with his July 17 2013 Herald column
  • Howie Carr thread for second half of June, 2013

    06/16/2013 2:40:02 AM PDT · by raccoonradio · 16 replies
    http://www.howiecarrshow.com ^ | 6/16/13 | raccoonradio
    Howie thread for the second half of June, 2013 starting with his Sunday Herald column, another one related to Whitey Bulger: "Stench from garage finally out"
  • Trial Set for Whitey Bulger After 19 Killings, 16 Years on Lam

    06/04/2013 12:03:05 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 7 replies
    NBC News ^ | 6/4/2013 | Tracy Connor
    As the trial of alleged Boston gang boss, FBI informant and former fugitive James "Whitey" Bulger begins with jury selection Tuesday, Steve Davis is looking for three things: answers, justice and eye contact. "He will not turn back and look at any of us," Davis complained Monday night after Bulger, wearing an orange jail jumpsuit, sat stony-faced through a lengthy pre-trial hearing. "What a coward." Davis's sister, Debra, was allegedly strangled by a bare-handed Bulger in 1981 because she planned to break up with his partner, Steven "The Rifleman" Flemmi. That's one of 19 slayings the 83-year-old Bulger is accused...
  • FBI pays out $2.1 million reward for Bulger

    09/26/2011 7:37:52 PM PDT · by Jet Jaguar · 7 replies · 1+ views
    Breitbart ^ | Sep 26, 2011 | N/A
    The FBI has paid out $2.1 million in reward money for the information that led to the capture of feared Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger, according to the bureau. The Boston FBI office last week got the green light to disburse $2 million for Bulger and an additional $100,000 in reward money for his companion, Catherine Greig. "As of Friday, September 23, 2011, the FBI has paid this reward money to more than one individual," the bureau said, without disclosing any information about the parties collecting the reward. Bulger, who is charged with 19 murders in the 1970s and 80s...