Kern County court to issue Manson body ruling in “couple of days”


FILE – This Aug. 14, 2017, file photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation shows Charles Manson. A Los Angeles judge on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, will hear arguments on what county should decide who gets the remains of Manson who orchestrated the 1969 killings of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and eight […]

There was another turn in the ongoing legal battle for the body of convicted killer Charles Manson.

A Kern County commissioner said a decision will be made in the next few days and posted online.

Manson’s alleged son, grandson, and a pen pal claiming to have his will, are all arguing for the rights to Manson’s body. 

[Read more: Battle over Charles Manson’s body continues in Kern County court]

Charles Manson died in November at a Bakersfield hospital after spending most of his life in prison for several murders. 

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