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Mass killer Breivik sentenced in Norway

OSLO, Norway, Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Anders Breivik, who killed 77 people in Norway, was declared sane Friday and sentenced to 21 years in prison -- a sentence that can be extended indefinitely.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012.
By United Press International

Manson Family member Davis ill

LOS ANGELES, June 13 (UPI) -- Manson Family member Bruce Davis fainted Wednesday, prompting an indefinite delay in his parole hearing, California corrections officials said.
Judge: LAPD may review Manson member tapes

Judge: LAPD may review Manson member tapes

LOS ANGELES, May 30 (UPI) -- Los Angeles police detectives may review interviews between a Charles Manson family member convicted of murder and his attorney, a Texas judge ruled.

Anti-climate change ad features killer

CHICAGO, May 5 (UPI) -- The head of a Chicago think tank said the group would take down billboards linking climate change concern to figures like Fidel Castro and Osama bin Laden.
Charles Manson denied parole for 12th time

Charles Manson denied parole for 12th time

SACRAMENTO, April 11 (UPI) -- A California parole board Wednesday denied Charles Manson, mastermind of one of the most infamous killing sprees in U.S. history, parole for a 12th time.

Charles Manson showing age in new photo

CORCORAN, Calif., April 5 (UPI) -- Notorious killer Charles Manson has long gray hair and beard, a photo issued by California prison officials shows.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 29, 2012.
By United Press International

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012.
By United Press International

Manson follower Watson denied parole

IONE, Calif., Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Charles "Tex" Watson, who took part in the Manson Family's murderous exploits in the 1960s, was again denied parole Wednesday in California, authorities said.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011.
By United Press International
Manson likens himself to Christ

Manson likens himself to Christ

CORCORAN, Calif., April 19 (UPI) -- On the 40th anniversary of his sentencing, Charles Manson is portraying himself as a Christ-like martyr in an interview with a Spanish magazine.
Manson seeks new trial

Manson seeks new trial

SACRAMENTO, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- The attorney who represented former Iraqi despot Saddam Hussein said he is representing U.S. killer Charles Manson in his effort to win a new trial.
Manson found with a smuggled cellphone

Manson found with a smuggled cellphone

CORCORON, Calif., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Charles Manson, mastermind of one of the most notorious killing sprees in U.S. history, was found with a smuggled cellphone in his cell, prison officials said.

Manson one of many inmates with cellphone

SACRAMENTO, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- California prison officials say they plan to test a system that blocks calls made by inmates using illicit cellphones, including the notorious Charles Manson.

Sketch artist dies in California

PARKFIELD, Calif., Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Howard Brodie, a sketch artist who covered three wars and numerous high-profile court cases including the trial of Charles Manson, has died, his son said.

Manson 'family' member parole denied

SACRAMENTO, June 29 (UPI) -- A former member of the Charles Manson family has had his parole recommendation denied by California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Parole recommended for ex-Manson associate

Parole recommended for ex-Manson associate

SACRAMENTO, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- The California parole board recommended Thursday that Bruce Davis, a former member of the notorious Manson family, should be freed.
Manson follower Susan Atkins dies

Manson follower Susan Atkins dies

CHOWCHILLA, Calif., Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Susan Atkins, who confessed to one of history's most notorious crimes as a member of the 1969 Charles Manson gang, has died in a California prison. She was 61.

Paroled 'Squeaky' Fromme to live in N.Y.

MARCY, N.Y., Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, paroled from a life sentence for attempted assassination of President Gerald Ford, plans to live in New York, officials said Tuesday.
Dying ex-Manson follower denied parole

Dying ex-Manson follower denied parole

CHOWCHILLA, Calif., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- One of the women convicted of killing actress Sharon Tate 40 years ago and now terminally ill has been denied parole for a 13th time, officials said.
Dying ex-Manson follower up for parole

Dying ex-Manson follower up for parole

CHOWCHILLA, Calif., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- One of the women convicted of killing actress Sharon Tate 40 years ago and now terminally ill has a date with the California parole board for the 13th time.

Manson follower 'Squeaky' Fromme released

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- The would-be assassin of President Gerald Ford, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, walked out of a federal prison in Texas Friday, a prison spokesman said.
40th anniversary of Manson killings

40th anniversary of Manson killings

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Charles Manson, one of the most notorious killers in U.S. and California history, remains behind bars 40 years later with almost no prospect of release.
Phil Spector getting fan mail from Manson?

Phil Spector getting fan mail from Manson?

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- Phil Spector, the celebrity music producer now in a California prison, has received a fan letter from the notorious Charles Manson, Spector's wife says.
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