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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

Heidi Rummel is the co-director of the USC Gould School of Law's Post-Conviction Justice Project. (credit: CBS)

USC Law Students Fight To Get A Dying Woman Released From Prison

A group of USC law students filed a formal request to Gov. Jerry Brown Thursday to grant parole to a 66-year-old terminally ill woman who has been behind bars for 25 years for killing her abusive partner.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/01/2013

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Manson Family Member To Seek Parole After 40 Years

A former Charles Manson follower who was on the brink of release from prison two years ago before then-Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger intervened went before another parole board panel Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2012

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Governor Brown Denies Parole For Prom Night Shooter

Governor Jerry Brown has reversed a parole board decision to release a prisoner convicted of shooting and killing a 17-year-old girl on prom night in Anaheim.

03/17/2012

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Adult Children Of Murdered Woman Speak Out About Killer’s Pending Release

The adult children of a murdered woman spoke only to CBS2’s Joy Benedict about a board’s decision to grant their mother’s killer parole.

10/08/2011