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Michael jackson Executors

NBC is 'Morally Culpable'

For Conrad Murray Documentary

11/9/2011 11:21 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

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TMZ has obtained a blistering letter sent to NBC and MSNBC execs from the co-executors of Michael Jackson's estate, attacking the networks' ethics for giving Conrad Murray a platform in an upcoming documentary.    
 
In the letter John Branca and John McClain grouse that Murray has no qualms about "smearing the reputation of his 'friend,'" even though he refused to testify under penalty of perjury in his trial.

In the letter, the co-executors doubt that Murray got paid only $1 for his participation in the doc.  In fact, people connected with the documentary hedged when TMZ asked about Murray's payment.

And the co-executors say, the networks are using "moral loopholes" -- claiming it was shot before Murray was convicted -- "in order to boost ratings at a struggling cable network."

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91.

mrs.chanel    

THIS SO CALLED DOCTOR IS A MONEY HUNGRY DOUCHEBAG AND SO IS THE NETWORK! MAY THEY BOTH ROTH IN HELL! R.I.P. MJ YOU'R REAL FAN'S WILL MISS YOU...LOL

1050 days ago
92.

sky    

As far as needing /wanting another Jackson Anything ? I'm good thank you.

1050 days ago
93.

mac the knife    

I tell ya'.. Murray is a right fool! he keeps jumping the gun & placing his very huge foot in it! HE'S NO OJ WHO HAD GREAT DEFENSE.. I"m even beginning t o pity this bastard--as he's soooo STUPID! in his arrogance & hunkering so badly to be famous.. well.. notorious..

lett hem shpow this doc.. & we'll see the real bastard that murrsy truly is.. the only good reason his defense will allow as they really thought-- Murray will b eat this rap.. HE dIDN'T.. OUCH! hell. they'll only giving Walgren more ammo to really put him in a state pen.. that's what happens when one acts soooo prematurely!

1050 days ago
94.

MiMi    


NBC Universal Paid $300k For Dr. Conrad Murray Do***entary

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NBC Universal paid $300k for a do***entary featuring Dr. Conrad Murray discussing the death of his former patient, Michael Jackson, that is going to be broadcast on MSNBC on Friday night, RadarOnline.com is exclusively reporting.

Murray was found guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of Jackson on Monday, he is currently in custody awaiting sentencing.

"NBC Universal paid the production company approximately $300k for the right to air the do***entary,” an insider tells RadarOnline.com exclusively. “Much of that money will go to pay Dr. Murray's lawyers, Ed Chernoff, Michael Flanagan, and Nareg Gourjian. If there is any money left over, it will go to Dr. Murray's current girlfriend and mother of their son, Nicole Alvarez. Dr. Murray will not directly profit from the sale of the do***entary.”

As RadarOnline.com previously reported, the executors of Michael Jackson's Estate, John Branca and John McClain fired off a letter to NBC expressing their outrage about the do***entary.

The letter states: "No sooner was Conrad Murray ordered led away in handcuffs after his conviction on manslaughter charges in the death of Michael Jackson than we discovered your MSNBC network inexplicably will showcase him in primetime Friday night as if he is worthy of celebrity.

"Dr. Murray's victim, Michael Jackson was a loving father, an incredible talent and someone who had much left to give the world. Dr. Murray is a convicted felon who a judge felt compelled to have placed in handcuffs and jailed immediately after the jury delivered its verdict. He is not someone NBC Universal should be giving a platform on a prime-time pedestal. We demand that you exercise proper judgment and refrain from airing this program."

Dr. Murray will be sentenced on November 29, 2011, and could face four years in state prison. Dr. Murray was placed in custody immediately after the jury announced their verdict.

http://www.radaronline.com/exclusives/2011/11/conrad-murr...

1050 days ago
95.

MiMi    


Did British do***entary pay for Murray's costly defense?

This article is quite lengthy. Click on the link provided below to read it.

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-et-1110-murray-doc-2...

1050 days ago
96.

nuffsaid    

GET 'EM BOYS!!!!!!!!!!!!

1050 days ago
97.

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1050 days ago
98.

Amie    

What else do you expect from a liberal garbage propaganda machine??

1050 days ago
99.

Chia    

I think molesting children (allegedly) is worse.

1050 days ago
100.

nan    

NBC is just s***my anyway.
They used Victor Guiterrez as a expert on Jackson on Dateline knowing full well he had been found to have libeled him and owed Jackson millions of dollars and skipped the country..
I wont be watching this or the Today show

1050 days ago
101.

cawobeth    

Murray accepted a $1.00 payment. He can frame it someday.

As for John Branca & his team, Michael couldn't have chosen better. I am grateful or all they are doing, especially the above & beyond work they do such as this.

1050 days ago
102.

Pegasus    

1050 days ago
104.

themaestrosgirl    

Murray got "specialists" to come in and fix Michael's feet...Yet, no sleep specialist? It strikes me as just plain weird, and it makes him seem truly reckless. I now believe he should be sentenced (he won'tserve it but it'll get the mesage accross) to the entire 4 years. I really hope the prosecution uses this on November 29.

1050 days ago
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