Dr. Conrad Murray Case Study

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Earlier this month, after a six week trial Dr. Conrad Murray was sentenced to four years for the killing of pop star Michael Jackson. According to California state law Dr. Murray will serve only 50 percent of his sentence. He was convicted of involuntary manslaughter, during the trial detail was presented of Jackson final hours and how Dr. Murray cardiologist administered the powerful anesthetic propofol to treat the superstar's chronic insomnia. Katherine and Murray mother, his girlfriend, and many of Michael Jackson relative attended the proceedings. Which during the sentencing the family made a statement to the judge stated that a cardiologist should be punished in a way that reminds physicians that they cannot sell their services to the

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