15Charles Manson Did Not Technically End Anyone's Life
When people think of Charles Manson, they think of the celebrity murders, but he actually never physically killed anyone. Manson managed to commit these horrid acts through manipulating the members of his cult to do whatever he wanted and he did so without ever having to get his hands dirty.
present when his followers tied up two victims during the Sharon Tate tragedy, but left the scene before anything actually took place. However, this does not make him any less guilty in the eyes of the law, which is why he is spending life in prison. California state law does allow murder conspirators to be guilty via indirect liability.