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Relatives of Bulger’s victims tell of anguish

James “Whitey” Bulger refused to look at the relatives of his victims Wednesday as they stood only feet away from him in federal court, offering emotional accounts of the fathers, husband, and sister they loved and the devastating impact of their brutal deaths.

“You won’t even turn around and look at us?” said Patrick Callahan, shaking his head in disgust after speaking of his father, John B. Callahan, who was shot to death in Florida in 1982 on orders from Bulger. “Coward.”

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