Michael Jackson - Conrad Murray Cries In Court

Dr. Conrad Murray cried as he listened to defence witnesses give evidence in his involuntary manslaughter trial today (26.10.11).

The physician's defence team called five character witnesses to take to the stand to speak about Murray's past record as a medical professional.

The doctor - who is accused of causing the death of Michael Jackson in June 2009 by giving him the anaesthetic Propofol as a sleeping aid - wiped away tears as he listened to the witnesses speak, including the testimony of Ruby Mosley who told jurors how he had founded a clinic in a poor community in Texas in honour of his late father.

Mosley said: "If this man had been greedy, he never would have come to an area or community of Acres Homes, 75 per cent of them poor, on welfare and social security."

The prosecution has accused Murray of being motivated by the $150,000-a-month salary he was being paid to treat Jackson and claim he left him alone after administering the dose of Propofol.

Andrew Guest told the court the physician had saved his life when he treated him for a heart condition in 2002.

Guest said: "That man sitting there is the best doctor I've ever seen. I'm alive today because of that man."

All the five character witnesses were patients at Murray's Las Vegas and Houston practices and he was described as a caring doctor who would spend hours with his patients and offered his services for free to patients who couldn't afford to pay.

Lunette Sampson - a patient at Murray's Las Vegas practice who had been treated for several heart attacks and blockages in her heart and legs - said: "Dr. Murray is not the type to rush through a procedure. When we come, we know he is going to be there for a while."

After jurors left for the day, Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor asked Murray if he intended to take to the stand himself.

Judge Pastor: "I believe it is my obligation in every criminal case to advise the defendant that a defendant has an absolute right to testify and an absolute right not to testify."

He told the doctor he would expect an answer from him later this week.

Murray - who denies involuntary manslaughter - faces up to four years in prison if he is found guilty.


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who f**ken care about his fake crying, looking for sympathy now an ASSHOLE!He should have thought about that before stupid , greedy for money PRICK!!!I DON'T FEEL SORRY FOR HIS TEARS AND HIM!WHO CARES WHAT HE DID IN THE PAST HE KILLED THE MOST LOVING PERSON IN THE WORLD LISTEN JERK(MURRAY) IT'S TOO f**kEN LATE FOR YOUR PATHETIC TEARS!WHAT ABOUT MICHAEL'S KIDS, HIS FAMILY AND FANS AROUND THE WORLD ?? I REALLY HATE HIM , I DON'T TRUST HIM, DON'T BELIEVE IN HIS FAKE TEARS, THIS MONSTER DOESN'T HAVE ANY REMORSE WHATSOEVER, HE IS CRYING BECAUSE HEIS REALLY AFRAID ABOUT HIS QUILT, HIM AND HIS MANIPULATIVE DEFENSE TEAM ARE BUNCH OF CROOKS, BASTARDS, JERKS, LIERS AND MANY MORE I HATEM ALL!!!
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in the grimm fairytale land the defense lawyers and dr death live, spinning yarns of goodie two shoes, the fact is, that in the commission of a crime, if someone is injured or dies, even if the deceased was one of the perps, it s called felony murder, if dr death stood by standard prescrptions of medicine, law,and society,,'we are talking about a pig who used mj to get into 6 different unnmarried womens pantsz as well as for own self agrandizement.the meds would not have been avialable if the dr did not act negligantly, in accordance with medical standards of care, mores of society, rather after administering an enourmously leathal meds shipped illlegally over state lines,then spends an inordedant period of time talking instead of overseeing his patientit matters not whether he administered the first dose or the last dose, he was criminally negligent as well as guilty of felony murder, quit the bs testimony of dr deaths friends, their testimony is irrelevant and heresay, they dont know what happened after they thought they came to :BEFRIEND such a wunderbah dr,on is required to testify to their own personal experience, they were not there, so, put away the crocidle tears, they wont serve to cleanse you of the outrageously horrific position you set up to occur (dr m) you are guilty of felony murder.bet the guys in prison are vieing as to who will get dr death as their personal biatch, heck, maybe theyll take turns,dr ben dover death you are in for a heavy duty well earned DOSE of bad karma
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he cann't be the best doctor if he killed michael jackson he is a murder not a doctor
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booo!!!! hooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!i wonder how much those "witnesses" were paid for their testimony!!! Not one of them had first hand knowledge of the events dr sh...........head dr set up to insure he wouldnt get caught. if he loved mj so much, he would not have been pimping his name (mj) to skany women who went with dr death would have even glanced his way without it. is a person who plays musical beds, violates state and federal law,causes harm to a patient that ends in the death of same patient, amoral, self serving, money grubbing,incompetent, criminally negligent, pull up the felony death info; IN THE COMMISSION OF A CRIME, SOMEONE DIES, ALL PERSONS INVOLVED ARE FELONY MURDERS, EVEN IF IT WAS ONE OF THE PERSONS COMMITTING THE CRIME! have fun being someone's biatch in prison, dr ben dover murray, they are awaiting to break you in!!! prisoners will not tolerate the actions of someone who killed mj. they listen to music and watch tv too!!! they enjoyed mj's performance!!! dr changes his story five or six times a day. the fact is, mj is no longer with us because of the fraking dr. he did what pimps do, get women or men addicted to narcotics to keep them in line. yo!!! dr doom, the earth doesnt revolve around you, no more money, no more bimbettes, no more respect (as if he ever had any)karma karma karma and NOT good Karma either. taking dr dooms life is far to good, he should suffer for the incompetent actions leading to the passing of mj. who the heck is going to believe your bs??? whether he gave mj the first dose or the last dose is not relevant, dr fu..khead, set up the scenario himself. mj was gone when dr pretended to be giving him cpr, dr doom left mjs bedroom knowing when he returnede mj would have already passed, it doesnt matter if mj took lorezapam,valum or any other med. the poison the resulted in mj's death is what killed him, not the other red herrings being tossed out by the defence aimed at making a skum begg look holier than thou!!adios dr doom, you lost your house, the women you shagged, and your cash cow. you dont need $$ in jail.
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to: Peepsluv;Nancy Fairfieldthank you for your comments. would that mj lived rather than having to write alll this crap about a known skumbeg incompetent dr.
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dr death, had nothing to gain by helping old people, they didnt have $$$$$mj did!!!!if he doesnt go to prison, dr death will probably be stoned. so much for $$$$ and coulda be's
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to the best of my knowledge, criminals are forbidden from profiting from the crimes committed. the funds should go to the children. ill check it out and get back to all. as for the fragrance, if that is what the children have to do for monies to support them, it is their right to so do.it is little consulation to received a check at the end of they rather than a kiss and hug from daddy!!!
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Oh', how I laughed when Murray squeezed out the 'prepared' tears - his body language expert taught him well. The 'limping' witnesses' (aside from the cops) dug a deeper hole for the defense team & at times embarassing 2 watch - scraping the barrell springs 2 mind. Murray kept medical notes for these patients, spent well over the slotted time in his surgery (don't suppose he left the room 2 call his floozies) - yet no notes taken when he was 'attending' 2 Mj being drip-fed profofol, then made/accepted 'phone calls outside the room - where was the dedication? considering the outragous fee Murray was paid, this 'excellent physician' failed 2 enter notes/times/dates/ but, 1 of his witnesses' stated (M) had a brillant memory & took time 2 explain everything re the medication he prescribed them! If (M) was 'that' dedicated & expressed same diligence 2 MJ perhaps Michael would be alive today. The world's most brillant musician was MURDERED & INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER is freely used as a cheap alternative. Murray is a greedy so & so - expose him & dispose of him.......
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Agree with njmarlo - can I be so bold & ask if you hail from the US of A? I have lived in NY for 6 yrs hence the question due 2 'some' wording! I'm watching the scumbag Paul White relaying his 'side' re profofol....anyway, lets get real here: Murray won't go to jail, he'll get tagged & as I've previously stated offers will come rolling in especially Ms Orprah leading the way. Thats when the Jackson family should sue his behind 4 every cent and then some. I actually wish the greedy evil b*****d goes behind bars and feel some 'Michael' time from the brothers. I can barely cope viewing his ugly smug mug on my screen - can't some-one just wipe that false drop-lip sneer from his mug, he sickens me. I can't wait for the prosecution 2 rip into White - and pray for the RIGHT verdict. God bless Michael Jackson and allow justice to prevail.
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crocidile tears are not impressive
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