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Pakistani Doctor Jailed for Militant Ties, Not Helping CIA

Posted May 30th, 2012 at 2:05 pm (UTC-5)
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The Pakistani doctor who helped the United States track down Osama bin Laden was jailed last week not for working with the CIA, but for ties to militants. A tribal court last week convicted Shakil Afridi to 33 years in prison. Afridi was accused of running a fake vaccination campaign to help the CIA obtain […]

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Pakistani Doctor Jailed for Militant Ties, Not Helping CIA

Posted May 30th, 2012 at 8:40 am (UTC-5)
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The Pakistani doctor who helped the United States track down Osama bin Laden was jailed last week not for working with the CIA, but for ties to militants. A tribal court last week convicted Shakil Afridi to 33 years in prison. Afridi was accused of running a fake vaccination campaign to help the CIA obtain […]

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Michael Jackson’s Doctor Receives 4-Year Sentence

Posted November 29th, 2011 at 4:20 pm (UTC-5)
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Apart from the criminal trial, Jackson’s father has filed a wrongful death suit, accusing Murray of lying to the doctors and paramedics who tried to save the singer’s life. Additionally, a hearing is set for January on a prosecution proposal that Murray pay more than $100 million in restitution to Jackson’s family.

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Michael Jackson’s Doctor Sentenced to 4 Years

Posted November 29th, 2011 at 2:05 pm (UTC-5)
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Michael Jackson’s doctor has received the maximum sentence of four years in prison for the death of the pop superstar. Doctor Conrad Murray learned of the punishment Tuesday. A Los Angeles jury found Murray guilty of involuntary manslaughter following a six-week trial that ended in early November. The judge said Jackson died not because of […]

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Michael Jackson’s Doctor to be Sentenced

Posted November 29th, 2011 at 11:40 am (UTC-5)
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Michael Jackson’s doctor will be sentenced Tuesday for the death of the pop superstar. Doctor Conrad Murray faces up to four years in prison for giving Jackson a fatal dose of an anesthetic to help the entertainer sleep, and then failing to properly monitor him. A Los Angeles jury found Murray guilty of involuntary manslaughter […]

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Prosecutor: Doctor Left Michael Jackson’s Children Fatherless

Posted November 3rd, 2011 at 4:05 pm (UTC-5)
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A prosecutor told a Los Angeles jury Thursday that Michael Jackson’s doctor is responsible for leaving the singer’s three children without a father. Delivering his closing arguments after a six-week trial, Deputy District Attorney David Walgren said Dr. Conrad Murray was criminally negligent in Jackson’s 2009 death. He said Murray violated the trust between doctor […]

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Doctor’s Defense: Michael Jackson Caused His Own Death

Posted September 27th, 2011 at 8:50 pm (UTC-5)
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The attorney for the doctor charged in connection with the June 2009 death of U.S. pop star Michael Jackson says the singer’s own actions led to his death. Doctor Conrad Murray is charged with involuntary manslaughter for giving Jackson the powerful anesthetic propofol and then failing to properly monitor the singer’s health. But Murray’s attorney, […]

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Doctor’s Defense: Michael Jackson Caused His Own Death

Posted September 27th, 2011 at 4:20 pm (UTC-5)
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The attorney for the doctor charged in connection with the 2009 death of U.S. pop star Michael Jackson says the singer’s own actions led to his death. Doctor Conrad Murray is charged with involuntary manslaughter for giving Jackson the powerful anesthetic propofol and then failing to properly monitor the singer’s health. But Murray’s attorney, Ed […]

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Doctor’s Defense: Michael Jackson Caused His Own Death

Posted September 27th, 2011 at 2:48 pm (UTC-5)
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The attorney for the doctor charged in connection with the 2009 death of pop star Michael Jackson says the singer’s own actions led to his death. Doctor Conrad Murray is charged with involuntary manslaughter for giving Jackson the powerful anesthetic propofol and then failing to properly monitor the singer’s health. But Murray’s attorney told the […]

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Trial Underway for ‘King of Pop’ Doctor

Posted September 27th, 2011 at 12:38 pm (UTC-5)
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The trial for the doctor charged in connection with the death of pop star Michael Jackson is underway in a Los Angeles courtroom. Doctor Conrad Murray is charged with involuntary manslaughter for giving Jackson the powerful anesthetic propofol and then failing to properly monitor the singer’s health. In an opening statement, the prosecution said Jackson […]

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