BOSTON, May 9 (UPI) -- Federal prosecutors Thursday planned to call witnesses in their attempt to prove a former FBI special agent took bribes from Boston gang leaders he had cultivated as informants against the Mafia. Retired agent John Connolly insists he was only following
BOSTON, May 7 (UPI) -- Mobsters and FBI agents will take the stand over the next several weeks in Boston at the federal racketeering trial of former FBI special agent John J. Connolly Jr., linked by the government to Boston gang leaders James "Whitey" Bulger and Steven "The Rif
PHILADELPHIA, March 25 (UPI) -- Several civil rights and library organizations faced off against the federal government Monday in a courtroom, challenging a law intended to prevent children from viewing pornography online.
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