LOS ANGELES Convicted mass murderer Charles Manson was taken from a California prison to a hospital for an undisclosed medical issue on Tuesday, media reported.Manson was seriously ill, a source told the Los Angeles Times, but could not provide further information. TMZ reported that Manson was transported to a hospital in Bakersfield, Calif., about an hour from California State Prison in Corcoran, where he was being held.A spokesman for California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation had no comment, citing inmate privacy issues.Manson, who was sentenced to life in prison, directed his mostly young, female followers known as the Manson Family to murder seven people in August 1969 in what prosecutors said was part of a plan to incite a race war between whites and blacks.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. A former National Security Agency contractor was indicted on Wednesday by a federal grand jury on charges he willfully retained national defense information, in what U.S. officials have said may have been […]
RALEIGH — As lawmakers return to Raleigh, legislative Democrats say the state’s Attorney General is considering laying off 100 staffers, mostly lawyers, after the state budget cut the department by $10 million. The Attorney General […]