Manson Family Cult Case Charles Manson was the founder of this cult and he was born to Kathleen Maddox who was a sixteen year old girl with no partner in 1934. He had a rough childhood as his mom became an alcoholic and she would give him money for him to fetch beer for her. His mother was also a prostitute and never paid much attention to him. Later on in his life his mother sent him to boarding school and he lived with his religious aunt and uncle. Charles went back to his mother but she didn’t want him back.
Perry has many sociopathic characteristics including, lack of moral responsibility or social conscience, erratic behavior, rage and anger, ability form a particular relationship to one person, crimes are usually spontaneous. Perry’s erratic spontaneous outbursts is what caused him to go through with the murders and slit Mr. Clutter’s throat which put him on the killing frenzy that ended the rest of the Clutters lives. Capote highlights Perry’s sociopathic tendencies by comparing them to that of Dicks Psychopathic tendencies which exemplifies how when put together they are at each others fault for the
Although it is depicted in the movie that he might be faking being mentally ill; committing the crime of statutory rape meets a criterion of Antisocial Personality Disorder. People with this disorder have an impairment with intimacy. The want to control others or intimidate them. Even though Randle states that she was willing when speaking of the sexual encounter. Randle is quite intimidating, so the young lady may have felt pressured and persuaded into the sex act.
She later went on to describe her feelings about the event as nonexistent, as she felt she was morally justified in her actions. Later torture ensued of varying victims, and the violence only increased as the nights went on. Charles Manson, as despicable and reprehensible as he may be, knew how to appeal to people 's insecurities, particularly in those displaying anti-social behavioural patterns, clearly demonstrating how a cultist mindset can drive those of normally sound mind, to
Sylvia and her sister lived with her mother who abandoned their father Lester and left with them. In 1965, Betty was arrested and sentenced to jail time for shoplifting. This left the girls homeless and forced to care for each other. Lester learned of Betty’s incarceration and came to town in order to collect his daughters when he was directed to the Baniszewski home where the girls were staying after being invited by their friend Paula. A deal was struck between Lester and the head of the house Gertrude.
He was often depressed and didn’t have many friends throughout his teenage years due to his different personality. His thoughts of murder and necrophilia began when he was around fourteen, but it is believed that these didn’t become actions until after his parents got a divorce
Her hard life started when she was only 3 not even knowing what was really going on. She got raped by her mother’s boyfriend later on in life and didn’t talk for a while because she was afraid her words made bad things happen to people. When she was 16 she got pregnant with her son Guy, and told herself she would work hard to take care of her son. From then on she had many jobs including working at restaurants, a dancer, a writer, and an activist. Eventually after working at many different jobs she did something she loved to do.
Finch’s household at first seemed amusing but was proven otherwise. It is slowly revealed that he actually advocates for sexual relationships between children and adults. And that he abused his influence of being a doctor, by manipulating with medication and psychological factors. His unethical ways begins to shine especially in a certain scene when he gives Burrough alcohol and unauthorized medication to help assist in his fake suicide attempt, so he could be taken out of school, which ultimately lead to him dropping out of school. This leads to Burrough not having a solid base of education which makes it harder for him to secure a job in the future.
One of the biggest experiences I have gone through in my life is my sisters and I being foster care our whole lives. Our first time being in foster care was when I our mom left us over our grandpa’s house while handling business. While being over my grandpa house we played games, laughed, talked and baked cakes. The neighbors and he all of a suddenly our grandpa got into a big fight and the neighbors called the police out and made up lies on my grandpa saying that he was being loud and invading their privacy and miss treating us. The polices was very mean we watched them beat our granddad we stood there crying and begging the police to don’t take him away.
From then on he was in many more successful movies that some of you know today as in Home Alone. Culkin’s parents never got married, this had caused such a feud because the parents were warring for their celebrated son and for control of his career. Besides being a famous child, Culkin had a pretty rough childhood. At the age of 15, his parents had decided to split up. Culkin’s mother was trying to gain all custody of all seven kids.
The ego is the decision making that works based off of reason and logic rather than the id which runs of impulses and illogical reasoning.A damage ego leads to a person being unable to reason with themselves about the things they are doing. A damage ego is most often something a person is born with rather then evolving into so it would lead to the fact that a person is born a serial killer. Genes can cause you to become a killer.Some killers are born with a gene that makes them more likely to commit violent acts.Some people live their lives differently than others and grow up differently those who grow up with more of a unsuitable household can grow to be a serial killer. Chemical imbalances in there brain. Some people suffer from psychological disorders which can cause motives to kill.
“He was a beautiful kid… a warm and friendly boy” remarked a priest that knew Charles Manson (Roberts 30). Charles Manson was the leader of The Manson Family, which was a cult that committed numerous murders. Charles Manson grew up with a flawed support system, so he became a father figure and a support system for all of his followers. Manson knew how to manipulate a person and drive people to do the most unimaginable things. Manson was an extremely tortured person and a frequent user of LSD, as was the whole family (Roberts 30).
Nuture isn’t the only thing that affects a serial killer. Many serial killers are affected by nature just like some are affected by nurture. Nature isn’t the most common effect, but it does play its part in creating a psychopath. Antisocial attitudes, values and beliefs, and negative family experiences and low levels of school or vocational achievement (Dawn Wissman, 2013). “It is also important to note that the "triad of evil" that has historically been used to identify social behavior typical of a serial killer is incorrect.” (Dawn Wissman, 2013).
Several thins contribute to the development of a serial killer. A bad home life and/or family life is a contributing factor to the development of a serial killer, any form of abuse can be devastating. An antisocial personality is, again, not a definitive sign of a serial killer, however, it is something to be cautious of. Destructive behavior is associated with serial killers, the seek thrills to satisfy their
Many people look at convicts as just stupid people that just made all the wrong decisions in life, and for the majority of my life I looked at them in the same way. My father has been a police officer for years, well before I was even born. About 30 years to be exact and whenever you ask him what he does , he’ll tell you “get them bad guys”. So when I was about 10 or so years old and was forced by my mother to visit a “correctional facility” aka prison with my youth group, I was terrified. I badgered my mother for a whole week leading up to the tour.