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Dr. Murray Will NEVER Cop a Plea in MJ Death

6/25/2011 6:20 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Sources directly connected to Dr. Conrad Murray tell TMZ ... the Doc will not accept any plea bargain from the L.A. County District Attorney in the Michael Jackson manslaughter case.

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We're told Dr. Murray feels so strongly about his innocence, even a plea with no jail time would be out of the question. 

Fact is ... Dr. Murray shouldn't hold his breath, because no plea bargain has been offered and sources tell us the D.A. will not offer one.

As for Murray's defense ... we're told the centerpiece revolves around the fact that only two people were in the room around the time MJ died, and Murray insists he did not administer the fatal dose of Propofol.

The operating theory of Murray's lawyers -- when the Doc left to go to the bathroom, a frustrated MJ woke up and administered the fatal dose himself in a desperate attempt to get some sleep.

So we ask ...



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Lyell Dmariejrzy

I had thought Michael did slowly kill himself, with all his doctors that enabled him. Rabbi Schmuli has tapes of Michael and he was very unhappy and very aware of his actions. Dr. Conrad is guilty, but not of murder, but of neglect and greed. We lost the King of Pop by so many factors, he was a genius who was very intelligent.

Mr. Clean jealous of kate

It will never ever end, MJ's fans will always think of him as a God who was not a drug abuser, who was a SAINT, and was murdered. Others see him-some as a pedophile, where some kids have never come foward (and yes, I know, the last case was BS, a family smelling $$$$), a con artist that stole tapes from Paul Anka, (big embarrassment for the estate with that BIG Thing with the handcuffs and briefcase escorting the case to be delivered and it was an old so so song of Anka's, and Anka was NICE ABOUT IT). MJ was in deep debt when he died, but he still was a big enabler to his family ('cept Janet, maybe laToya, and not to Reba)Those idiot brothers NEVER GREW UP BECAUSE OF HIM. NEVER LEARNED RESPONSIBILITY. In Debt, he put his mother into a MANSION! She did not need a mansion, a nice house maybe, but not a mansion and all that money a month. HE WAS THE SUPREME ENABLER AND BECAUSE OF THIS, NOT ONE OF THEM HAD THE BACKBONE TO COME FORWARD TO TRY TO HELP HIM COME CLEAN. His death, HIS FAULT, BUT HIS FAMILY STOOD BY AND WATCHED! They did not want to lose their allowances, so it was better not to talk to him then to help him or keep him from DYING!!!! So, in guilt, they blame others!!!!

SUN Scottt

In my opinion Dr. Murray was at worst an "ENABLER", and is not a murderer, quite the opposite. Wether he died with the Propofol or not, it was going to happen sooner than later. I (being a former prescription pain killer addict), know that it was just a matter of time. This addiction leads to 2 things: Jail, or Death, and being Michael Jackson, you don't go to jail....

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Lyell Dmariejrzy

I had thought Michael did slowly kill himself, with all his doctors that enabled him. Rabbi Schmuli has tapes of Michael and he was very unhappy and very aware of his actions. Dr. Conrad is guilty, but not of murder, but of neglect and greed. We lost the King of Pop by so many factors, he was a genius who was very intelligent.

Mr. Clean jealous of kate

It will never ever end, MJ's fans will always think of him as a God who was not a drug abuser, who was a SAINT, and was murdered. Others see him-some as a pedophile, where some kids have never come foward (and yes, I know, the last case was BS, a family smelling $$$$), a con artist that stole tapes from Paul Anka, (big embarrassment for the estate with that BIG Thing with the handcuffs and briefcase escorting the case to be delivered and it was an old so so song of Anka's, and Anka was NICE ABOUT IT). MJ was in deep debt when he died, but he still was a big enabler to his family ('cept Janet, maybe laToya, and not to Reba) Those idiot brothers NEVER GREW UP BECAUSE OF HIM. NEVER LEARNED RESPONSIBILITY. In Debt, he put his mother into a MANSION! She did not need a mansion, a nice house maybe, but not a mansion and all that money a month. HE WAS THE SUPREME ENABLER AND BECAUSE OF THIS, NOT ONE OF THEM HAD THE BACKBONE TO COME FORWARD TO TRY TO HELP HIM COME CLEAN. His death, HIS FAULT, BUT HIS FAMILY STOOD BY AND WATCHED! They did not want to lose their allowances, so it was better not to talk to him then to help him or keep him from DYING!!!! So, in guilt, they blame others!!!!

SUN Scottt

In my opinion Dr. Murray was at worst an "ENABLER", and is not a murderer, quite the opposite. Wether he died with the Propofol or not, it was going to happen sooner than later. I (being a former prescription pain killer addict), know that it was just a matter of time. This addiction leads to 2 things: Jail, or Death, and being Michael Jackson, you don't go to jail....

Lyell Carl

Enabling an addict is a crime, especially when it is a doctor doing it. Yes, Michael, like all people, are ultimately responsible for their own actions. But when others do actions that are obviously harmful (directly or indirectly) to another person they need to be held accountable. Basically, if Murray and other doctors refused to knowingly give him harmful medications Jackson would probably be alive today.

Mr. Clean wow

Dr. Murray accepted the position knowing full well what it entailed. He wanted all the perks that came with the job and along with that came the responsibility. He can't have it both ways. Dr. Murray took an oath to act in the best interest of the patient and he failed miserably. He should lose his license. MJ was a kind and gifted person. He was a humanitarian with a wonderful smile but he wasn't perfect and lived in a "bubble" at times. It's unfortunate he became addicted to painkillers and propofol for he was always against drugs. Unfortunately, it can happen to anyone as only too many know. It's a shame he couldn't find an alternative to propofol for his insomnia or at least taken better precautions.

SUN KikiOttawa

Dr. Murray is guilty of failing to put MJ’s health and wellbeing before everything else. Did Dr. Murray make MJ an addict? No, MJ did that but Dr. M certainly enabled, provided legal access to drugs and assisted MJ in his addiction. He deserves to be punished in an appropriate manner. That is to say, the public trial is not fair as had his patient been Joe Blow from Noweheresville, Arizona, none of this attention would be on him. He did wrong, but the prosecution seems to be geared to who the patient was not what the doctor did. He should be subjected to the same sanctions for his part in MJ’s death as he would in Joe Blow of AZ.

Lyell Stef

MJ was a drug addict...no doubt about it..but Dr. Murray was a doctor who did NOT keep the oath he took when he became a doctor to 'do no harm'. He, along with others, supplied MJ with drugs and in Murray's case, Propofol-something that was NOT to be used outside of a hospital/surgical facility setting and more importantly is NOT used to treat insomnia. Of course he's responsible. He left the room and left his patient while giving him the Propofol. He's an a**. Heaven help the morons who continue to use him as their physician.

Mr. Clean Satish Desai

Here is a suggested defense for Dr. Murray that might get him out of trouble:

Dr. Murray was a paid employee of Michael Jackson's promoter company - whatever the name was. In other words, Dr. Murray was not free to act on his own, as an independent professional who had control on what treatment he can give to his patient, without the fear of loosing his job. He was rather, obligated to follow the instructions of his employer, or else get fired.

As such, Mr. Murray (not Dr. Murray in this case) can not be held responsible for injuries or death caused by his actions which were performed under immediate control of his employer. The state would have to prove that Murray injected certain drug without the consent of MJ, in defiance of MJ's instructions, and with the intention of harming MJ.

To prevent such tragedies in the future, the State of California would have to pass a law prohibiting employment of physicians by their patients.

SUN Ziggy

I love Michael dearly, but he was an addict. I believe he was impatient, and frustrated, and likely gave himself a massive dose when he couldn't get to sleep. Having said that, Mr. Murray illegally brought Propofol into the house. He did not monitor Michael while he was under the influence of the drug, and he left the drug alone with the patient. These careless actions led to the death of Michael, therefore, he is guilty.



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3Storms    

--waited 2 hours AFTER MJ died to call 911
--admitted administerig a sedative used for surgery but claims MJ adminstered even more
--made approx. $120 a month injecting MJ with approx. $48k/month in drtugs knowing Michael was a drug addict not of sound mind
--ran from sceme of crime and did not show up until 2 days later when he got a lawyer, showing he knew his ass was in trouble

Anyone who thinks Conrad Murray is innocent is just stupid.

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tgrfan42069    

Carmen about an hour ago

The joy over pedophelia subjects within the MJ haters is so frightening.

The relish to play with the accusations again and again.

Instead of getting informed and learning about what happened, or -- to cut short -- to believe in the american justice system, who turned every stone around, without finding anything.

Ask yourself why it fascinates you so much and leave MJ alone.

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OJ simpson was found not guilty in court as well.still doesnt mean he didt murder nicole and ron..innocent people get convicted all the time just like guilty people get found not guilty.so to say MJ didnt do it simply because a jurty found him not guilty is bull****.he was a pedophile..

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tgrfan42069    

those that defend MJ saying he isnt a pedophile.are the same people if a random person in the neighbor hood got busted for ******* with kids they would be calling that person the s*** of the earth..but MJ is their hero he sung songs and had money which means everyone was out to get him.happens all the time same with ryan dunn you have some defending him but had it been a no body who hit him while drinking and killing him the drunk driver would be s***.its bull **** how most everyone puts celebs on a high mountain top.they do stupid **** just as much if not more than your everyday average joe.

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janicebyrne    

Just because MJ had a medication dependency does not mean he killed himself Shame on all who think that. Conny is guilty. He gave his patient a legal drug in an illegal setting then, BY HIS OWN ADMISSION, he left the room. A doctor, even a c**p one like Conny, should know that an anaesthtised patient should NEVER EVER be left alone and unsupervised.These are all FACTS. Conny was negligent and reckless and he is 100% guilty of the death of his patient.

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TSIG    

TMZ, why did you omit the rest of the siblings when polling for Michael's best siblings? MJ's BEST siblings are Jackie, Tito, and Marlon, 3 brothers who actually cared about him and didn't exploit him for their own gain.

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lala    

I agree janice. Theres no reason a doctor should give that unless the patient is having surgery and unless they have the right equipment to monitor heart beat etc. and always will full supervision. Propofol is not a sleep medicine, should never be administered as such, NEVER.

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Abdullah-al-amin    

VERY ELEGANT ARTICLE! wish you all the best.thank you.

1183 days ago
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Ziggy    

I love Michael dearly, but he was an addict. I believe he was impatient, and frustrated, and likely gave himself a massive dose when he couldn't get to sleep.

Having said that, Mr. Murray illegally brought Propofol into the house. He did not monitor Michael while he was under the influence of the drug, and he left the drug alone with the patient. These careless actions led to the death of Michael, therefore, he is guilty.

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Brandon    

Are you serious? Your question: MJ in Death - Bigger tha Elvis?

Michael Jackson was/is the only one real GLOBAL ICON, on all continents, almost in all countries (including Africa´s coutries, China, India, Iran, S. Arabia..., except North Korea)

Did you see and experience the impact of MJs death on the WORLD, the INTERNET almost crashed, the media=TVs, radio stations, Bloggers, reporters around the GLOBE were affected with the frenzy of MJs death... AROUND THE WORLD.
People/fans... got mad....

The Unites States are NOT the whole world!

When Elvis died, he was only the US star, almost unknown in most of the world in the late 70s..., and today, he is still only an American star..., Michael Jackson is the global icon...

1183 days ago
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Arwen    

Dr. Murray is not guilty.
MJ is ALIVE!!!

1183 days ago
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Satish Desai    

Here is a suggested defense for Dr. Murray that might get him out of trouble:

Dr. Murray was a paid employee of Michael Jackson's promoter company - whatever the name was. In other words, Dr. Murray was not free to act on his own, as an independent professional who had control on what treatment he can give to his patient, without the fear of loosing his job. He was rather, obligated to follow the instructions of his employer, or else get fired.

As such, Mr. Murray (not Dr. Murray in this case) can not be held responsible for injuries or death caused by his actions which were performed under immediate control of his employer. The state would have to prove that Murray injected certain drug without the consent of MJ, in defiance of MJ's instructions, and with the intention of harming MJ.

To prevent such tragedies in the future, the State of California would have to pass a law prohibiting employment of physicians by their patients.

1183 days ago
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Teresa    

Get your facts straight,Murray killed Michael. Michael couldn't have killed himself because you just don't wake up from that drug all alert and ready to move around. Next fact Michael NEVER molested any child. All YOU PEOPLE are crazy with the false facts that has surrounded michael all his life just to get his money. You are not even worthy of mentioning his name.

Rest in peace MJ! Love you always, you are my angel!

1183 days ago
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Pegasus    

June 24, 2011
Prosecutors want another delay in trial of Michael Jackson's doctor
Posted: 04:13 PM ET
Los Angeles (CNN) - Prosecutors want another delay in the start of the involuntary manslaughter trial of Michael Jackson's doctor, but the judge will wait until next month to decide the request.

"I'm not surprised by all of this," Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor said during a hearing Friday.

The trial has already been delayed twice since Dr. Conrad Murray invoked his right to a speedy trial after his arraignment in January.

"When I got myself involved in it, I said 'It ain't gonna happen,' " Pastor said, referring to the original starting date of late March. The case has been "creepy crawly," he said.

Jury selection was under way in May when the defense requested a delay so its expert witnesses could have more time to prepare for new experts hired by the prosecution. Pastor then dismissed hundreds of prospective jurors and rescheduled the trial to start on September 8.

Deputy District Attorney David Walgren said Friday morning that the prosecution needed another three weeks to prepare because of "scheduling issues." Defense lawyers did not object to moving jury selection to the end of September.

Pastor, who said he "rearranged all sort of cases, including capital cases" to start the trial in September, said he would wait until a July 12 hearing to decide

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JLogue1989    

Dear Kaveman,
Would you like to honestly know what I cannot stand! Ignorant people like you who have no idea what the **** they are talking about. Michael was found innocent during both cases they never found any evidence that proved he was guilty he settled the case with money on both occasions because it could of went on for years even though the DA never would of found anything. Until you read both trial do***ents along with the autopsy results, and get to know this amazing man a little more by watching everything on him I advise you to shut your uneducated mouth. The man is dead and buried and aside from him being the King of Pop he was a human being. People like you need to SHUT THE **** UP...AND SHOW SOME RESPECT...FOR A HUMAN BEING!

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nan    

well, lets see there are about 40 comments on the board and yet over 20,000 "votes" regarding this so called story..LOL
this just shows that TMZ misses all the hits they are used to getting from people who follow MJ stories..
Anything for money TMZ..? that would be a big YES.
Rest In Peace Michael, your impact on the arts and and your generous heart will never be forgotten..

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