Nicole Alvarez, 29, one of Murray's girlfriends and the mother of one of the doctor's seven children, took the witness stand. According to Alvarez, Murray called her when he rode in ambulance with the lifeless body of Jackson on June 25 2009. "I remember him telling me that he was on the way to the hospital in an ambulance with Mr. Jackson and not to be alarmed," Alvarez said. "He was worried I would hear about it."
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The defense lawyer of Conrad Murray, Michael Jackson's doctor, alleged, that a crime scene investigator did shoddy work while she was examining the star's bed. Attorney Chernoff grilled Fleak, trying to give her troubles by aggressively questioning on her investigative skills. Questioning Fleak on her practice of destroying investigation notes after she writes her official reports and her method of photographing evidence at Jackson's home, Chernoff appeared to have partially succeeded in his goal: Under cross-examination, Fleak conceded that no investigation is without its flaws.
In what’s been the most anticipated evidence in the trial, the prosecution played the jury Dr. Murray’s interview with LAPD detectives, recorded 2 days after MJ died. The interview has never been played in public before, nor has a transcript of its contents been released.
The day of the interview, Murray told the detectives he arrived at Jackson’s rented mansion at 12:50 AM on June 25, and headed straight to Michael’s room to wait for him to come home after rehearsals. According to Murray, Jackson arrived at 1:05 AM saying he was tired. Murray gave MJ a 10 mg Valium pill. Michael couldn’t sleep, so Murray says he then gave him 2 mg of the anti-anxiety drug, Lorazepam.
Dr. Rogers, who performed the autopsy on Michael Jackson's body, testified that there are no possibilitiesy that Jackson gave himself the overdose of the drug, because Jackson couldn't to give himself the anesthetic in the two minutes when Murray said he was out of room. "The circumstances from my point of view do not support self-administration of Propofol," Rogers said. According to Rogers, he determined the singer's death as homicide for Murray recklessly used powerful anesthetic Propofol. He also said it was possible that Murray gave Jackson an overdose, because he had no "precision dosing device".