Driver: Documentary Crew ‘Owned’ Jackson Doctor

By ANTHONY McCARTNEY LOS ANGELES — The doctor convicted of causing Michael Jackson’s death was given lavish perks by producers of a documentary on his case, a security guard who drove the physician to-and-from court daily said Friday. Louis Perry, head of Kadima Security Services, said producers often took Conrad Murray to booze-filled dinners at […]

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Executors of Michael Jackson Estate Blast NBC

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Executors of Michael Jackson’s estate have blasted NBC for plans to air a documentary on the doctor convicted of killing the singer. In a letter Wednesday to top executives of NBC and Comcast, lawyers John Branca and John McClain expressed outrage that Dr. Conrad Murray is being treated like a celebrity. […]

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Conrad Murray’s Guilty Verdict: Hollywood Reacts

As with any event that leads to intense emotional release, following Conrad Murray’s involuntary manslaughter conviction Monday, the public at large to turned to Twitter … to try to make sense of it all in 140 characters or less. Below is a collection of reactions to Murray’s guilty verdict — from Michael Jackson’s family and […]

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Focus on Court Cases Boosts HLN

By DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer NEW YORK  — On a busy day of news, the slurred voice of Michael Jackson from beyond the grave is as valuable as “Thriller” for the HLN television network. The day the Jackson tape emerged last week during the manslaughter trial of the late singer’s doctor, Conrad Murray, Steve Jobs died, […]

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