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Mobster "Whitey" Bulger faces 19 counts of murder

Jury selection is about to begin in the trial of James "Whitey" Bulger, the former mafia kingpin who is facing dozens of charges, including several murder charges. CBS News' Elaine Quijano reports on what may be the biggest mob case in years.

James 'Whitey' Bulger trial

Yahoo News

A Florida appeals court has overturned the murder conviction for a former FBI agent linked to mobster Whitey Bulger.

The 3rd District Court of Appeal ruled Wednesday that former agent John Connolly was improperly convicted and sentenced to 40 years in prison for his role in the 1982 slaying of a gambling executive. A hit man testified that he killed World Jai-Alai President John Callahan after ex-agent Connolly tipped Bulger and others that the executive would implicate them in another death. (AP)

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