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Michael Jackson Death Trial

Jackson Family Loses

10/2/2013 9:00 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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The Jackson family just LOST their bid to hold AEG Live accountable for Michael Jackson's death.

The jury ruled AEG Live did hire Conrad Murray.  That's huge.  The jury then ruled Conrad Murray was NOT unfit or incompetent to treat MJ.   Katherine and the kids lose.
 
So here's the thing.  The question that ruined Katherine's case was whether Murray was competent to handle Jackson when he was hired, and the jury said he was.  Ironically, a jury in the criminal case ruled Murray then went off the rails and did things that ultimately killed MJ.  But because he was competent at the outset -- the Jackson family lost.

The jury foreman confirmed this during a post-court news conference where he said they felt Murray was competent to do the job for which he was hired -- a good general practitioner. However he added, "That doesn't mean we felt he was ethical. Had that question been in there, it could have been a different outset.

Katherine Jackson and Michael's 3 kids were suing AEG, claiming the company negligently hired and supervised Dr. Conrad Murray and pushed MJ way beyond the limits for his "This Is It" tour.

AEG claimed Michael hired Murray and what went on between them was a secret to all ... including AEG.

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376.

phia    

Seems killer murray hired himself.
As for the executives one contradicted the other yet the judge let them free,so the verdict was already ruled weeks ago.

AS for the unbiased verdict of the jury,i bet! how much did AEG pay? and how many people that testified were threatened?
Who would dare to go up against the almighty AEG?

278 days ago
377.

phia    

IF indeed Michael was an addict,how come the coroner's report said otherwise?

propofol can't be used for 60 nights,IMPOSSIBLE according to the anesthsiologist who testified at murray's trial due to the nature of the drug and the equipment it requires.

278 days ago
378.

Beth    

So loved and revered around the world, and he lived in a pig sty .

278 days ago
379.

mjjbeliever    

"Never judge a person without having to walk two moons in his moccasins" Mike
who are you to judge? No you're not the judges then look outside your front door you look in a mirror and made ​​this change after we see...

277 days ago
380.

Marisol Vargas    

I believe that Dr. Conrad Murray is not guilty. Who gave authorization to remove the medical equipments from the hospital? These medical equipments should be used only at the hospital. It was a negligence resulting in damage or injury to a person. It is dangerous. This type of treatment should be performed at the hospital. They will need a doctor and a nurse to supervise Michael Jackson's condition. It is impossible to have one person working 24 hours. You need a nurse to help the doctor in case of emergencies or if the doctor needed to eat dinner or rest. Each person has basic needs, if you don't satisfy these basic needs, it will be difficult for that person to have a successful life. Abraham Maslow mentioned a list of human needs: physiological, safety, love and belongingness, esteem, cognitive and the need for self-actualization. Human basic needs are important and part of our daily life if you want to survive.

224 days ago
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