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Conrad Murray regains his freedom

Monday, October 28, 2013 - 00:45

Oct. 28 - Murray was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for administering a lethal dose of a surgical anesthetic to Michael Jackson. Alicia Powell reports.

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Michael Jackson's personal physician was released from a Los Angeles jail after serving half of a four-year sentence for his role in the 2009 death of the pop star. Conrad Murray was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in 2011 for administering a lethal dose of a surgical anesthetic to Jackson. He was released after two years under a system to curb prison overcrowding. Murray's six-week trial captivated Jackson supporters after the "Thriller" singer died unexpectedly while preparing for a series of comeback concerts in London. Although his license to practice has been suspended in California, Nevada and Texas, his attorney said he hopes to practice again.

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Conrad Murray regains his freedom

Monday, October 28, 2013 - 00:45