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Amazing Tweets From Day One Of The Whitey Bulger Trial

The trial of James “Whitey” Bulger, 83, is just one day old and it already has a little of everything.

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The long-awaited trial of Whitey Bulger is finally underway in Boston. Day One included accusations of murder, intrigue, a stunning admission by the defense, sleeping jurors, and a story about assault with food from McDonald's.

Via Twitter: @PetesWire

Bulger faces 32 counts of racketeering, extortion, money laundering and firearms possession, and allegations that he participated in 19 murders. Bulger fled Boston in 1994 and remained in hiding until he was captured in 2011 in California.

You're going to wish you were in the courtroom.

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It became quickly apparent that the defense will try to discredit the government's star witnesses, including Bulger enforcer Johnny Martorano, by painting them as cold-blooded killers.

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