Whitey and the FBI

Number 15025
Subject Organized Crime
Source Boston Globe
State
Year 1998
Publication Date July 19-23, 1998
Summary Using previously secret documents, extensive interviews and court testimony, the Boston Globe examines the relationship between gangster James "Whitey" Bulger, brother of the state Senate president, and the FBI. The five-part series looks at how the deal was made, whom it benefited and why it went terribly wrong, leaving the FBI battered by revelations of bribery and tipoffs.
Category Contest Entry
Pages 53
Keywords Mob DEA Informants
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