In 1991 James "Whitey" Bulger won the Massachusetts lottery. Bulger and three cohorts hit the Mass Millions jackpot for over 14 Million dollars. In today's money that would be about 28 Million. Jim Bulger was under investigation by the IRS and needed to show legitimate income and Whitey soon found a way to go just that. Did the Winter Hill Gang fix the Massachusetts lottery like they had fixed horse racing for many years? This story is soooooo Boston it aches. Please tune in for this episode and feel free to share!
Whitey hits the lottery, Inside edition
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