Soon, chaos ensued, and Tate and her three guests were murdered in cold blood. The following night, the Family slaughtered two more victims – grocer Leno LaBianca and his wife, Rosemary. Shockingly, it would be more than a year before the perpetrators were brought to justice.
In a short space of time, the Family had taken the hippie dream and transformed it into a recipe for violence and death. But back in 1967, when 14-year-old Dianne Lake arrived in San Francisco, Manson’s teachings fitted perfectly with the new age philosophies of the time.