Search the Archive

Jackson Death / Autopsy / A Discussion #943982

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 24, 2009
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Sandra Hughes) The coroner's report on the cause of death for Michael Jackson from the drug propofol featured; details given from the court documents about the day he died, the June 25 timetable for Jackson taking sedative drugs administered by Dr. Conrad Murray for insomnia & what happened after the drug was administered. [USC department of anesthesiology Philip LUMB†- says propofol is not designed for in-home use.] [Anesthesiologist Dr. Jayson HYMES†- comments on this standard of care.]

(Studio: Katie Couric) Live discussion held with CBS News legal analyst Trent Copeland about the law & Jackson's death. [From Los Angeles, COPELAND - talks about the evidence against Dr. Murray, why the charges will likely be manslaughter or second degree murder due to criminal behavior.]

Couric, Katie;
Hughes, Sandra

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.