Leslie Van Houten speaks during her parole hearing Wednesday June 5, 2013, at the California Institution for Women in Chino, Calif. 44 years after she went to prison, Leslie Van Houten

 

              Leslie Van Houten speaks during her parole hearing Wednesday June 5, 2013,  at the California Institution for Women in Chino, Calif. 44 years after she went to prison, Leslie Van Houten
Leslie Van Houten speaks during her parole hearing Wednesday June 5, 2013, at the California Institution for Women in Chino, Calif. 44 years after she went to prison, Leslie Van Houten is an old woman with gray hair and wrinkles and she is facing her 20th parole hearing, which was denied Wednesday. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)