Category: Theory of the Case

Conrad Murray: Theory of the Case

Early last Wednesday morning (10/12/11), Conrad Murray’s lawyer, J. Michael Flanagan, shocked the courtroom by announcing:”We are not going to assert at any point in time in this trial that Michael Jackson orally ingested Propofol.” This announcement was based on medical studies that show Propofol has no major effects on a person when swallowed. Flanagan said that a defense-commissioned study showed the effect of swallowing the anesthetic Propofol would be “trivial.”