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Jury finds Dr. Conrad Murray guilty




Dr. Conrad Murray looks toward Los Angeles Deputy District Attorney David Walgren (not pictured).
Dr. Conrad Murray looks toward Los Angeles Deputy District Attorney David Walgren (not pictured).
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After nine hours of deliberation, the jury of seven men and five women found Dr. Conrad Murray guilty for the death of Michael Jackson. Dr. Conrad Murray, Michael Jackson’s personal physician, was accused of involuntary manslaughter for giving Jackson a lethal dose of a powerful anesthetic called propofol. Mr. Murray faces up to four years in prison.

Guests:

Shirley Jahad, KPCC reporter at the courthouse

Laurie Levenson, professor of law at Loyola Law School

Arthur Caplan, director of the Center for Bioethics at the University of Pennsylvania

Stan Goldman, professor of criminal law and criminal procedure, Loyola Law School