Defense Expert: Conrad Murray's Medical License A Built-In Background CheckA human resources expert called to the stand by AEG Live Tuesday testified it is rare for a company to check the credit of an independent contractor, particularly a physician with a medical license.
AEG CEO's Email: Michael Jackson's Doctor 'Totally Unbiased', 'Ethical'Five days before Michael Jackson's death, AEG Live's top executive described Dr. Conrad Murray as 'totally unbiased and ethical' in an email.
AEG Sought Protection Against Cancelled Jackson ShowsMonths before a contract was signed with Michael Jackson, AEG was looking to protect its investment against the possibility of cancelled shows in the singer's planned tour.
Lawyer: AEG Did Not Conduct Background Check On Jackson's DoctorAEG Live LLC did not conduct any background checks or supervise the doctor who was later convicted of killing Michael Jackson, a corporate attorney testified Tuesday in a lawsuit claiming the concert promoter was negligent in hiring the physician.
Defense For Michael Jackson's Doctor Might Seek Trial DelayDefense attorneys for the doctor charged in Michael Jackson's death say they might request a delay in his upcoming trial to prepare for new prosecution witnesses.
Medical Board Reprimands Conrad Murray Over Child SupportThe doctor charged with involuntary manslaughter in Michael Jackson's death has received a public letter of reprimand from the Medical Board of California acknowledging actions taken against him in Nevada over child support.