Bulger trial http://wamc.org en 7/12/13 - Panel http://wamc.org/post/71213-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Today's panelists are WAMC's Alan Chartock and Ray Graf. Joe Donahue moderates.</p><p></p><p>Topics:<br>Farm Bill<br>Fillibuster Limit<br>Debt Collection<br>Bulger Trial<br>Student Loan Snag</p><p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 69047 at http://wamc.org Former Hitman To Testify At Bulger Trial http://wamc.org/post/former-hitman-testify-bulger-trial <p>A former hitman who admits killing 20 people is expected to take the stand at the trial of reputed gangster James "Whitey" Bulger in Massachusetts.</p><p>John Martorano served a little over 12 years in prison after striking a cooperation deal with prosecutors. He was released in 2007.</p><p>The 83-year-old Bulger is charged in a 32-count racketeering indictment that accuses him of participating in 19 murders in the 1970s and '80s. He is also charged with extorting bookmakers, drug dealers and others running illegal businesses.</p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 12:43:28 +0000 Jaired Crofut 67185 at http://wamc.org Former Hitman To Testify At Bulger Trial