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The Boston Globe


After 8 weeks of trial, Bulger’s fate in jurors’ hands

Jurors overloaded with charts of Boston’s underworld hierarchy, gruesome crime scene photos, and stacks of FBI informant reports began deliberations Tuesday in the sweeping federal racketeering case against James “Whitey” Bulger.

The jury of four women and eight men spent 5 ½ hours sifting through evidence presented over the past eight weeks before adjourning for the day with instructions to resume deliberations Wednesday morning.

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