Notorious suspected mob boss James J. "Whitey" Bulger chuckled in a California court as he appeared in public today for the first time in 16 years.
"There's a lot of media here to see you," a marshal told the legendary former leader of the brutal Winter Hill Gang, according to a federal official there. The shackled Bulger just laughed.
When the judge asked Bulger during the short hearing if he had read and understood the charges listed against him in a 200-plus page indictment, Bulger said he...Full Story