Tag Archives: involuntary manslaughter

  • Conrad Murray Denied Rehearing on Appeal of Involuntary Manslaughter Conviction

    Feb 14, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *An appellate court has refused to grant a rehearing to Michael Jackson’s doctor on the appeal of his involuntary manslaughter conviction. A 2nd District Court of Appeal panel issued a brief ruling Thursday correcting clerical and grammatical errors in its opinion last month that denied Conrad Murray’s appeal. His lawyer asked for the corrections to […]

  • Judge Sets Trial Rules for Katherine Jackson vs. AEG

    Mar 22, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *A Los Angeles judge has set the parameters for a civil suit by Michael Jackson’s mother against concert giant AEG Live. Katherine Jackson claims the company negligently hired Dr. Conrad Murray, who was later convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the singer’s death. The judge’s rulings Thursday anticipate a three-month trial that will revisit events preceding […]

  • Judge Rejects Conrad Murray’s Bid for Bail During Appeal

    Feb 24, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Michael Jackson’s former physician Dr. Conrad Murray has lost his bid for freedom as he appeals his involuntary manslaughter conviction. Dr. Murray was sentenced to four years behind bars after a jury found him guilty of administering the fatal dose of anesthetic Propofol, which cost the King of Pop his life in 2009. He’s fighting […]

  • Attorney: Dr. Murray Shackled and Isolated ‘Like Hannibal Lecter’

    Dec 14, 11 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *A lawyer for Dr. Conrad Murray has blasted Los Angeles prison officials for treating Michael Jackson’s former physician “like Hannibal Lecter,” insisting it’s “offensive” to keep him in isolation and heavily shackled. The doctor has been behind bars since early November, when he was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for administering the fatal dose of anesthetic […]

  • Conrad Murray to Serve About 2 Yrs of 4-Yr Sentence (Photos)

    Nov 29, 11 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments

    *Even though the doctor convicted in the overdose death of Michael Jackson was sentenced to the maximum four years behind bars Tuesday, Los Angeles Sheriff’s officials announced that Dr. Conrad Murray will only serve a little less than two years behind bars due to California’s Realignment Act. The Sheriffs office also said Murray will be […]

  • Conrad Murray Sentenced to Four Years in Prison

    Nov 29, 11 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Dr Conrad Murray has been sentenced to the maximum four years in prison after being found guilty on a count of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson. But under California’s new Realignment law, the four years are reduced immediately to two years in country prison. The sentencing was handed down by Judge Michael Pastor […]