November 22, 2017
Charles Manson and the “Manson Family” shocked the world in August 1969 by orchestrating a brutal wave of high-profile murders in Los Angeles. CNN reported that his trial captivated the nation as “Manson and his followers created a circus-like atmosphere in the court with singing, giggling, angry outbursts and even carving X’s in their foreheads.“ His notoriety endured in books, films and even operas and plays. He died this week while serving nine life sentences behind bars.
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