From The Daily Beast
Prosecutors have decided they won’t pursue second-degree murder charges against Conrad Murray for Michael Jackson’s death, reports Gerald Posner, and will instead seek a manslaughter indictment.
The Los Angeles District Attorney’s team probing the death of Michael Jackson has decided not to pursue murder charges against the singer’s doctor when it presents its case to a grand jury early next year, a source familiar with the investigation tells The Daily Beast.
Instead, the source says, the DA will likely ask for a manslaughter indictment against Conrad Murray, Jackson’s in-house physician when he died. In cases like this in California, it is ultimately up to the grand jury to decide what the final charges are, but in the large majority of cases, they defer to the prosecutor’s request…
Continued at The Daily Beast