Former “Right-hand man” and Manson follower Tex Watson is up for parole today for the 14th time since being convicted of the Tate/LeBianca murders in 1971.
Originally sentenced to death, Watson’s sentence was commuted to Life In Prison after the death penalty was temporarily abolished in 1972. Watson’s legal team is asking for his release back to into society and claims that he has been transformed while in prison and is no longer a threat to society. Watson is a Christian minister in the prison and has been deemed a model prisoner. You can read more about Watson’s prison ministry on his website
Here is our question to you:
Should Tex Watson be released from prison? Why and why not?
As a side note, none of the members of the Manson family has been released from prison for their crimes.
Tell us what you think in the comment section below!