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Leslie Van Houten, wearing a white jumpsuit. (Damian Dovarganes/AFP/Getty Images)

Parole Denied For Manson Follower Van Houten

A parole panel refused an emotional bid by former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten to release her from prison 44 years after she participated in a notorious set of murders.

06/05/2013

Bruce Davis

Gov. Brown Denies Parole To Convicted Killer, Former Manson Follower

California Gov. Jerry Brown has denied parole for a former Charles Manson follower who has served more than 40 years in prison.

03/01/2013

A 2011 Photo of Charles Manson (California Department Of Corrections)

Mass Murderer Charles Manson Denied Parole After Skipping Hearing

The 77-year-old had said he did not plan to attend the hearing Wednesday, even though it could be his last opportunity to ask for freedom.

04/11/2012

Phillip Garrido

Garrido To Be Held In Same Prison Unit As Manson

The man sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping, raping and holding Jaycee Dugard captive for 18 years arrived at a state prison Thursday, where he will have some notorious neighbors.

KPIX 5–06/16/2011

Charles Manson's current prison mugshot. (Calif. Dept. of Corrections)

Charles Manson Caught Using Cell Phone From Prison – Again

Cult killer Charles Manson has been caught with a smuggled prison cell phone for the second time.

KPIX 5–02/02/2011

(AP)

Proposed Law Would Make Giving Cell Phones To California Prisoners A Felony

A Southern California lawmaker plans to re-introduce legislation next week that would make it a felony for anyone caught delivering a cell phone to a state prisoner.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/04/2010

Charles Manson as he appeared in March 2009 (California Department Of Corrections)

Charles Manson Caught Using Cell Phone From Prison

One of California’s most infamous prisoners has been communicating from behind prison walls making calls and sending texts with a cell phone smuggled into his cell.

KPIX 5–12/03/2010