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Emails Show Concern for Jackson Deterioration
A stage manager working on Michael Jackson 's ill-fated "This Is It" concert warned an AEG executive days before the star's death that he was in a physical against the entertainment giant's parent company, AEG Live LLC, for negligence in the hiring of Jackson's doctor, Conrad Murray , who was later convicted of killing the pop superstar with an overdose of the anesthetic propofol. Attorney Brian
Lawyer: No Background Check Done on Jackson Doctor
A corporate lawyer for AEG Live LLC says the concert giant did not perform any background check on Michael Jackson 's personal physician. Lawyer Shawn Trell also testified on Tuesday that the company did not perform such screening with Jackson on his ill-fated "This Is It" tour. Trell also said AEG did not supervise or monitor former doctor Conrad Murray 's care of Jackson, who died in June 2009 of an overdose of the anesthetic propofol. Murray was later convicted
Witness: AEG Spent $24 Million on Jackson Concerts
An accounting executive for AEG Live LLC says the company spent $24 million producing Michael Jackson 's ill-fated "This Is It" concerts. Julie Hollander told a jury hearing a lawsuit filed by Jackson's mother Los Angeles courtroom show the production was more than $2 million over budget, and that AEG made no payments to Conrad Murray , the physician later convicted of causing Jackson's death. AEG budgeted $150,000 a month for Murray's treatment
Jury Gets First Glimpse of Defense in Jackson Case
death trial in Los Angeles between Michael Jackson 's mother, Katherine Jackson, and concerts didn't properly investigate Dr . Conrad Murray , who a criminal jury convicted of appeal by Jackson's former doctor, Conrad Murray , stating there were no legal errors
Jackson Described as 'Loopy' After Doctor Visits
Michael Jackson appeared "a little loopy" after visits with his longtime dermatologist, a choreographer who worked one-on-one for AEG, which is being sued by Jackson's mother. Katherine Jackson claims AEG failed to properly investigate Conrad Murray , the doctor who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for Jackson's death, and that the concert promoter also
Court Urged to Reject Jackson Doctor's Appeal
A state attorney says an appeal by the doctor convicted of causing Michael Jackson 's death should be rejected because there were no errors made during the criminal case that warrant overturning a jury's verdict. Supervising Deputy Attorney General Victoria B. Wilson wrote in a response to Conrad Murray 's appeal that the former cardiologist's own lawyers forfeited several opportunities to object to a judge's rulings
Jackson Civil Jury Hears Roots of Singer's Trouble
week in the wrongful death trial in Los Angeles between Michael Jackson 's mother, Katherine Jackson, and concert giant AEG Live planned comeback concerts didn't properly investigate Dr . Conrad Murray , who a criminal jury convicted of involuntary manslaughter
Opening Statements Set to Begin in Michael Jackson Wrong Death Suit
that the promoters of Michael Jackson 's 2009 comeback hired and controlled Dr . Conrad Murray , the man convicted to be who is Dr . Conrad Murray working for? Is he working for Michael Jackson , or is he working
Michael Jackson's Children Expected to Testify About His Final Days
AEG) was aware Michael Jackson was "not psychically health and safety of Michael Jackson ." The Jackson family doctor AEG hired, Dr . Conrad Murray . Murray was found in 2011 for giving Michael Jackson a fatal dose of propofol
Joe Jackson Drops Conrad Murray Lawsuit
G.V. Cruz/Getty Images Michael Jackson 's father, Joe Jackson, has death lawsuit he filed against Conrad Murray , the jailed doctor who was pending is a case brought by Michael Jackson 's mother, Katherine Jackson
Conrad Murray Invites Katherine Jackson to Jailhouse Visit
ABC NEWS As if dealing with her family drama weren't enough, now Katherine Jackson has been invited by Conrad Murray , the doctor convicted in her son Michael Jackson 's death, to visit him in jail. Murray extended the invitation to the late pop star's mother to "answer any
Questions Raised Over Whereabouts of Michael Jackson's Mother
music family may be missing, after Michael Jackson 's daughter, Paris, tweeted tweeted . Jermaine Jackson, one of Michael Jackson 's brothers, had tweeted Friday fraudulent activities and has ties to Dr . Conrad Murray ."
Quotes of the Week: 'We Can at Least Return the Sneakers'
doctors with serious criminal and disciplinary records. Dr . Conrad Murray , convicted of manslaughter for administering a lethal overdose of the anesthetic propofol to Michael Jackson in 2009, is still listed as a "Top Cardiologist," according
Dr . Conrad Murray : Will Michael Jackson's Doctor Take Stand in Own Defense?
The trial of Michael Jackson 's doctor big decision today coming from Conrad Murray about whether helped take the stand and it mistakes. That negligence is not what killed Michael Jackson . In the event that you paramedics or theThe trial of Michael Jackson's doctor big decision today coming from Conrad Murray about whether helped take the stand and it was a testy day in court Monday. As a defensive star witness was grilled
Dr . Conrad Murray Won't Testify in Jackson Trial
No matter what you think about what Michael Jackson did or didn't do doctor Marie still the material there. That allowed Michael Jackson to do this to himself even if you an environment. That that allowed Michael Jackson so easily because as a doctor he hadto the jury and say. No matter what you think about what Michael Jackson did or didn't do doctor Marie still -- Because doctor -- created an environment created a situation. Left the material there. That allowed Michael Jackson to do this to himself even if you believe that. The prosecutor didn't stay -- -- Jackson turn the dial himself with the drugs and himself right remember this is involuntary manslaughter right we're talking about. Grossly negligent conduct the question is. Does that. Lead to his death and what this judge is now saying this ruling is. Yes it still could -- have been the cause of death if he created an environment. That that allowed Michael Jackson so easily because as a doctor he had an additional obligations -- by putting the drugs there and leaving the room that could be enough it could be enough OK let's get to. How the defense counters that in their clothes -- The defense is gonna have to try to put the focus on Michael Jackson . They're gonna try to -- Have to say. He's the one who likely did this and even if you're not sure work.
Dr . Conrad Murray : Emotional Witnesses Testify
Right the trial of Michael Jackson 's Doctor Conrad Murray moved to tears as some doesn't need to prove that Michael Jackson gave himself a shot a plausible scenario how Michael Jackson could have done it. That defense is looking for. Now Conrad Murray take the stand his attorneysRight -- the trial of Michael Jackson's Doctor Conrad Murray moved to tears as some of his former patients testified. An ABC news has learned that a source close that case says defense is confident its last witness of drug expert will expose weaknesses in the prosecution's case. ABC's Jim -- has all the latest from Los Angeles morning Jim. Good morning Robin a source close to the case tells ABC news that the defense has high hopes for its final medical witness. Who's expected to take the stand as early as today. Conrad Murray's defense team believes the prosecution's star witness who was on the stand about a week. May have made several mistakes they canhave never had adopted that was more care. Never testimony that -- Conrad Murray -- the jury sit up and listens and when this spry 82 year old woman took the stand with a Chanel stylekey to the defense. Case doctor wecht doesn't need to prove that Michael Jackson gave himself a shot a -- -- He only needs to lay out some plausible scenario how Michael Jackson could have done it. That may be enough to create the doubt that the defense is looking for. Now -- -- -- Conrad Murray take the stand his attorneys say no but yesterday in court out of the jury's presence and away from cameras the judge told him directly. That you Conrad Murray -- only one who can decide that Murray said He understood his rights but gave no indication whether he'll take the stand.
Conrad Murray Trial: Casey Anthony's Lawyer Jose Baez on Defense's Strategy
order to defend Conrad Murray in some respects have to attack Michael Jackson . What I think associated with Conrad Murray more so with Michael Jackson . And the defense planning for Conrad Murray on the standdefense -- -- very tricky job right here in order to defend Conrad Murray in some respects they have to attack Michael Jackson . What I think you can have one without the other. Michael Jackson is partially on trial here. And then. In order to show went paint the entire pitcher for the defense -- when -- have to show that when you think of Michael Jackson . You think of things. You think of an individual who was an accident we can happen and guess what it happened it.putting on what's called independent witnesses people who really aren't associated with Conrad Murray more so with Michael Jackson . And the defense I think is having an opportunity to show look. What we want to do is just bring the rest of the pictures to you that the state does not and you heard James reporting right there right now at least defense not planning for Conrad Murray on the stand. You know I think you can put too much stock in that that decision's going to be made it
Conrad Murray Trial: Defense Wraps Case
pivotal week in the trial of Conrad Murray . Prosecutors are now on witness who made the case of Michael Jackson could have given himself case what to demonstrate Conrad Murray 's defense team has called his actions did not kill Michael . Jackson do you think it was a selfIt begins a pivotal week in the trial of Conrad Murray . Prosecutors are now on the chance -- cross examine Murray's most crucial expert witness who made the case of Michael Jackson could have given himself the overdose that killed them. And our man on the case -- -- ABC's Jim apple has theyour continued to dedication to this case what -- -- to demonstrate Conrad Murray's defense team has called its last witness six and at all. From character witnesses like this 82 year old patient. Skis in
Dr . Conrad Murray : Are Emotions Helping Defense?
the stance posting. Michael Jackson that there's no chance in effect Michael Jackson could somehow. Administered of death as opposed Michael Jackson . And that's that judge what's the Conrad Murray insists it's up to-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Michael Jackson -- -- that there's no chance in effect -- Michael Jackson could somehow. Administered this to himself for -- -- dose -- -- I think you're going to hear doctor white. Pose questions about each and every one of those assertions and as Jim points out doctor what does -- have to. True. That it happened the way He say. But if He leaves these jurors with questions in their mind articulate about the cause of -- is there are possible question. That doctor Murray is responsible for the cause of death as opposed Michael Jackson . And that's -- -- that reasonable doubt that's outlets all the trying to -- say that the jury. Look agents at -- -- You know that the judge what's the Conrad Murray insists it's up to you man want to testify and they sit at every kid. I -- I but do you think
Dr . Conrad Murray : Importance of Closing Arguments
The defense didn't present. A very serious very credible witness who said he thinks the most likely scenario is that Michael Jackson self administered now. Is that going to necessarily mean they'll be an acquittal know the that witness more powerfulcredible witness who said he thinks the most likely scenario is that Michael Jackson self administered now. Is that going to necessarily mean they'll be an acquittal know the -- that witness more powerful in the