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Whitey Bulger writes teens in letter: 'My life was wasted'

Whitey Bulger writes teens in letter: 'My life was wasted'

Former Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger had some advice for three high school girls who wrote to him for a history project: Crime doesn't pay. The 85-year-old sent the handwritten letter, dated Feb. 24, from federal prison in Florida where he is serving two life sentences, The Boston Globe (http://bit.ly/1ID2mrE ) reported Sunday. "My life was wasted and spent foolishly, brought shame and suffering on my parents and siblings and will end soon," Bulger wrote. He went on to write: "Advice is a cheap commodity some seek it from me about crime — I know only one thing for sure — If you want to make crime pay — 'Go to Law...

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