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Doctor in Michael Jackson death faces 2 years in jail

Judge calls Murray’s acts a ‘disgrace’

Dr. Conrad Murray will probably serve less than half of his four-year sentence in jail. Dr. Conrad Murray will probably serve less than half of his four-year sentence in jail. (MARIO ANZUONI/AFP/Getty Images)
By Anthony McCartney
Associate Press / November 30, 2011
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The doctor convicted in the overdose death of Michael Jackson was sentenced to the maximum four years behind bars yesterday by a judge who denounced him as a reckless physician whose actions were a “disgrace to the medical profession.’’ Dr. Conrad Murray sat stoically with his hands crossed as Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor repeatedly chastised him for what he called a “horrific violation of trust’’ while caring for Jackson.

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