Printer Friendly

Homicide officially listed on MJ's death certificate.

Byline: ANI

London, September 2 (ANI): Michael Jackson's death certificate has been reissued, officially stating the star's death as homicide.

The new document now apparently says the King of Pop died of "acute intoxication" caused by powerful anaesthetic Propofol.

The singer's personal physician Dr. Conrad Murray, who is at the centre of a manslaughter probe, previously confessed giving the drug to the insomniac star to help him sleep.

The story comes after the Los Angeles County Coroner concluded Propofol and the sedative lorazepam as the primary drugs responsible for Jackson's death.

The re-issued certificate lists "acute Propofol intoxication" as the main cause of death and "benzodiazepine effect" as a significant contributor.

Jackson died aged 50 after suffering a cardiac arrest at his rented LA mansion on June 25.

He is due to be buried at a walled Los Angeles cemetery on September 3. (ANI)

Copyright 2009 Asian News International (ANI) - All Rights Reserved.

Provided by an company
COPYRIGHT 2009 Al Bawaba (Middle East) Ltd.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2009 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Asian News International
Date:Sep 2, 2009
Previous Article:Mock hangings and acrobats dominate Gaddafi's 40 years in power.
Next Article:Madonna dines with Israeli opposition leader.

Related Articles
Drug deaths by the week.
Summary of violent deaths in Oklahoma.
Man's death investigated as homicide.
MJ's death ruled as homicide.
THE FINAL CURTAIN; Jacko laid to rest at sunset as homicide charge looms.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters