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Crime: Bulger Capture #1000759

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 23, 2011
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) The FBI’s capture of most wanted criminal James "Whitey" Bulger featured; courtroom sketches by Bill Robles shown; scenes shown of his apartment in Santa Monica, California; details given about his criminal background, the charges against him, his role as an FBI informant and the conviction of FBI agent John Conolly†† after he went to work for Bulger; FBI ad focusing on his girlfriend Catherine Greig† shown. [FBI agent Richard DesLAURIERS††- announces the capture.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) The late Ed Bradley’s “60 Minutes” interviews with Bulger’s mob lieutenants presented. [In 2001, Eddie MacKENZIE††– says people would almost go to the bathroom in their pants in his presence.] [In 2006, Kevin WEEKS††- says after he would kill somebody it was like a stress relief.]

Pelley, Scott;
Orr, Bob

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