Sadie and Lulu: Part 2 — No Mercy

This is the second in our series about Susan ‘Sadie’ Atkins and Leslie ‘Lulu’ Van Houten — identifying exactly what actions they took on the nights that they were later found guilty of murder.

In the last post, we outlined Susan’s actions during the weekend that Gary Hinman was killed. While Susan did not stab Gary, she did do the following:

  • Aiding and abetting a crime: by entering Gary’s home and signalling to Bobby that Hinman was alone and therefore, encouraging a crime to commence
  • Holding the gun on Gary while he…