10. Conrad Murray Found Guilty Of Killing Michael Jackson
On November 7th, Dr. Conrad Murray was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Michael Jackson[/lastfm]. He was sentenced to the maximum 4 years in prison.
The trial itself was the usual media circus. Pictures of Jackson’s corpse and disturbing audio of him under the influence of some sort of sedative went public and were nearly inescapable.
Murray is currently appealing his conviction.