Charles Manson

Bruce Davis

Parole Recommended For Charles Manson Follower Bruce Davis

After 43 years in prison and 30 parole hearings, parole officials on Thursday again decided it is safe to free Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis.

08/27/2015

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Vincent Bugliosi, Prosecutor In Manson Trial, Dies At 80

Vincent Bugliosi, the legendary prosecutor responsible for putting Charles Manson behind bars, has died. He was 80.

06/08/2015

Bruce Davis

Judge Denies Parole To Former Manson Follower Bruce Davis

A Charles Manson follower who once bragged of cutting a man’s head off lost another bid for freedom for two murders that have kept him behind bars 45 years.

04/23/2015

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Report: Charles Manson’s Fiancée Wanted To Marry Him For His Corpse

Charles Manson’s engagement is off after the serial killer discovered his fiancée just wanted to marry him for his body, according to a report.

02/10/2015

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Charles Manson’s Marriage License Set To Expire With No Wedding

The marriage license of mass murderer Charles Manson and a 26-year-old devotee who believes in his innocence is set to expire without a wedding taking place, prison officials said Monday.

02/02/2015

AP: Charles Manson, 80, Obtains License To Marry Woman, 26, Who Visits Him In Prison

Mass murderer Charles Manson has gotten a license to marry a 26-year-old woman who visits him in prison.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/17/2014

Beardless and shaven-headed, Charles Manson, is pictured here on March 29, 1971 in Los Angeles.  (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Trial Prosecutor Reveals Charles Manson’s Haunting Words

A key person who put away Charles Manson for life is recounting the haunting words that the cult leader told him 45 years ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2014

Bruce Davis

Governor Reverses Parole Board Decision To Release Former Manson Family Member

It was the third time a California governor denied the release of 71-year-old Bruce Davis.

08/08/2014

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Parole Board Again Recommends Release For Manson Follower Bruce Davis

Davis has been twice previously recommended for parole — but rejected both times, once by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger in June 2010 and by Gov. Jerry Brown last March.

03/12/2014

Author Vincent Bugliosi's book about the JFK assassination has turned into the film "Parkland." (credit: CBS)

New Film Based On LA Prosecutor’s Book Examines Dark Days Following JFK Assassination

One of the darkest days in American history — the day that President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas.

10/04/2013

Former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten seen at a parole hearing in 2002. (credit: Damian Dovarganes/AFP/Getty Images)

Parole Denied For 19th Time To Manson Follower

Parole was denied Wednesday for the 19th time for one-time Charles Manson disciple Leslie Van Houten.

06/05/2013

Charles "Tex" Watson (credit: CBS)

Manson Disciple’s Tapes Being Analyzed By LAPD

Los Angeles police have obtained the decades-old taped conversations between a Manson family disciple and his attorney, officials confirmed Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/23/2013

Charles Manson (credit: Getty Images News/Handout)

Visitor Arrested For Allegedly Attempting To Smuggle Cell Phone To Charles Manson

A man who was trying to visit convicted murderer Charles Manson was arrested Sunday after authorities found him carrying a cell phone into Corcoran State Prison.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/26/2013

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Parole Denied For Ex-Member Of Charles Manson Cult

Governor Jerry Brown Friday reversed a parole board’s decision to release from prison a former member of the Charles Manson cult.

03/01/2013

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Exposition Park Residents Express Concern Over Possible Parole Of Manson Family Member

Residents of Exposition Park are concerned about the possible parole of Manson family member Bruce Davis as he is slated to live among them if he gets out of prison.

02/27/2013

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