Posted by: maboulette | November 10, 2011


Memorial - Michael Jackson star on Hollywood W...

Image via Wikipedia

By LINDA DEUTSCH – AP Special Correspondent 

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Executors of Michael Jackson‘s estate have blasted NBC for plans to air a documentary on the doctor convicted of killing the singer.

In a letter Wednesday to top executives of NBC and Comcast, lawyers John Branca and John McClain expressed outrage that Dr.Conrad Murray is being treated like a celebrity.

They say the documentary entitled “Michael Jackson and the Doctor: A Fatal Friendship” offers Murray a chance to smear Jackson’s reputation and blame him for his own death.

Branca and McClain demanded the network refrain from airing the program Friday night.

NBC said it had no immediate comment.

Murray, a Houston-based cardiologist, was convicted Monday of involuntary manslaughter by a jury that found he was responsible for the pop star’s death. He is being held in Los Angeles County Jail.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


%d bloggers like this: