21 Nov 2017

Charles Manson dies

From The Panel, 4:49 pm on 21 November 2017
Charles Manson's booking photo in 1971.

Charles Manson's booking photo in 1971. Photo: San Quentin Prison

The infamous leader of the murderous '60s cult Charles Manson has died at the age of 83. For many the murders his "family" carried out can't be forgotten, for the younger generation, Manson has been immortalised in numerous TV shows, documentaries and books. In the wake of his death, the panellists discuss why this man commanded such a following.

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