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Legal Analysis

Two views of government in ‘Whitey’ Bulger trial

Jurors deliver overwhelming verdict, disregard informant issue

In the end, the FBI informant file did not matter.

Jurors in the trial of James “Whitey” Bulger delivered an unambiguous verdict, finding that Bulger ran a criminal enterprise, extorted hundreds of thousands of dollars, sold drugs, laundered money, and killed people.

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