Prosecution Begins Case Against Michael Jackson's Doctor

Sep 27, 2011
Originally published on September 27, 2011 12:12 pm

The early word from the trial of pop star Michael Jackson's physician is that the prosecutor says "the superstar's misplaced trust in the doctor led to his death" in June 2009, The Associated Press reports.

As the AP adds, "Jackson died of an overdose of the powerful anesthetic propofol." Dr. Conrad Murray has been charged with involuntary manslaughter. he has pleaded not guilty.

We won't be following every development as the trial continues, but will watch for important news. Meanwhile, among the many ways to monitor it if you wish is via the webcast at

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