| Aug 24, 2010
This is the final chapter in a series.
It is early Monday morning. As he had promised his son the night before, the father arrives at BHC Alhambra Hospital hoping to speak with the physician in charge of the juvenile unit. The 72-hour psychiatric hold...
| Sep 15, 2010
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office is asking the public to help identify a suspect wanted for the burglary of the Abita Springs Pharmacy last month.
The burglary occurred around midnight on August 19th. The suspect entered through the roof of the...
| Sep 23, 2010
Q: What is catatonia? You hardly hear about it anymore. Has it been cured?
A: As a 2009 review in the Archives of General Psychiatry aptly put it, catatonia may be forgotten but it's certainly not gone. Long associated with schizophrenia ("catatonic...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:54 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Dr. Conrad Murray probably gave Michael Jackson 40 times more of the surgical anesthetic than he admitted to police, a leading expert on the drug testified Thursday.
Dr. Steven Shafter was the last witness called before the...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 4:53 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Defense attorney Ed Chernoff began his cross examination of Dr. Steven Shafer by asking him if he understands the difference between opinion and fact.
Chernoff accused Dr. Shafer of not stating a single fact throughout his...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 4:49 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Defense attorneys in the involuntary manslaughter trial against Michael Jackson's physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, began presenting their case Monday after four weeks of damaging testimony from 33 prosecution witnesses.
| Oct 31, 2011
| 4:36 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The key defense witness, an expert on the surgical anesthetic propofol, will be back on the stand in the Dr. Conrad Murray trial Monday.
Prosecution experts will cross examine White on Monday as the five-week trial enters its...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 11:24 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The key defense witness, an expert on the surgical anesthetic propofol, is back on the stand Monday in the Dr. Conrad Murray trial.
Dr. Paul White, the final defense witness, is being cross-examined by prosecutors as the five-week...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:59 AM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- The jury in the Conrad Murray trial is in recess until Thursday, when closing arguments are set to begin. Murray is accused of involuntary manslaughter in the death of pop star Michael Jackson in June 2009.
On Tuesday, Murray ended...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 11:06 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- More former girlfriends are expected to testify Tuesday in the manslaughter trial against Dr. Conrad Murray, including one who claims she was on the phone with the physician when Michael Jackson stopped breathing.
At the preliminary...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 9:03 AM
Conemaugh Township police on Wednesday arrested Erica Dawn Gindlesperger, 32, Bella Vista Drive, Johnstown, for homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence.
She is accused of driving under the influence of a controlled substance on Nov. 27,...