Trying to show a softer, lighter side of Bulger, his defense lawyers released numerous photos of their client during the 2013 trial. The tactic didn't work: Bulger will spend the rest of his life in prison.
The Unbelievably Adorable Way That Prisoners And Cats Are Saving Each Other In America
Cats bringing out the soft side of inmates, by Jennifer Sullivan of The Seattle Times. Larch inmate Joseph Contreras hugs Princess Natalie, a longhair cat, who is known at times to have a testy disposition.