How Charles Manson Became One Of The Most Notorious Cult LeadersA petty criminal who had been in and out of jail since childhood, the charismatic, guru-like Manson surrounded himself in the 1960s with runaways and other lost souls and then sent his disciples to butcher some of L.A.'s rich and famous.
Ex-Manson Family Member Seeks Parole For 1969 MurderLeslie Van Houten, the youngest of Charles Manson's followers to take part in one of the nation's most notorious killings, is trying again for parole.
Charles Manson Gets Marriage LicenseMass murderer Charles Manson plans to marry a 26-year-old Afton Elaine Burton, who left her Midwestern home to spend the past nine years trying to exonerate him.
Former Manson Follower Denied ParoleGov. Jerry Brown on Friday reversed a parole board and denied the release of a former Charles Manson follower who has served more than 40 years in prison.