Letters to the Editor

Does Manson get out of prison next?

Kudos to the State Board of Parole Hearings for granting parole to James Schoenfeld (Bee article, April 2). After many years of incarceration, a prodigious injustice has been rectified for his role in kidnapping bus driver Ed Ray, 26 children and burying them alive in a Livermore quarry.

My question is: What took them so long? By this time, those kids have surely gotten over it.

Accordingly, I propose that Charles Manson be released as well. Similarly, the Tate and LaBianca families have had enough time do deal with Charlie’s malfeasance. After all, a guy with a swastika carved into his forehead can’t be all that bad.

Frank M. Luna

Clovis

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