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Whitey Bulger, a savvy, feared fugitive, is found frail and paranoid

Publié par Clifford Armion le 24/06/2011

Robert Faturechi, Andrew Blankstein and Scott Gold

"James "Whitey" Bulger's image seemed set in stone. He was a Boston "Southie," a street punk who climbed out of the projects on a ladder of crime petty larceny, then burglary, then bank robbery, then at least 21 murders, according to authorities, one in which a man standing in a phone booth was shot so many times his torso was nearly severed from his legs. "Savvy and feared, Bulger seized control of a mob empire, running rackets, shakedowns and drug deals over 40 years, officials say, before fleeing Boston in December 1994 on the eve of a federal indictment." Read on...
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"Whitey Bulger, a savvy, feared fugitive, is found frail and paranoid", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), juin 2011. Consulté le 16/06/2021. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/whitey-bulger-a-savvy-feared-fugitive-is-found-frail-and-paranoid