Dr. Conrad Murray, accused of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson appears at a procedural hearing, Monday, April 5, 2010, at the Los Angeles Superior Court downtown Los Angeles. (AP Photo/David McNew, Pool)
January 25, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
By LINDA DEUTSCH
LOS ANGELES --
Michael Jackson's doctor pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the pop superstar's death as the case moved rapidly toward trial.