Judge Rejects Bail for Whitey Bulger's Girlfriend

A United States magistrate judge, Jennifer Boal, rejected a request for bail by the girlfriend of the former Boston mobster James Bulger, ruling that she had been on the run for years and would likely flee again.

Mobster James “Whitey” Bulger’s girlfriend Catherine E. Greig will not go free pending her trial on federal charges of helping to hide the FBI’s most-wanted fugitive from the law for 16 years, U.S. Magistrate Judge Jennifer Boal ruled today.