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Conrad Murray trial: Testimony resumes on day 2

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(CBS/AP) LOS ANGELES - Testimony has resumed in the trial of Dr. Conrad Murray, Michael Jackson's doctor who is accused of giving him a lethal dose of the powerful anesthetic propofol, with a concert promoter telling jurors that the singer appeared strong during one of his final rehearsals.

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Paul Gongaware, who is an executive for AEG Live which was promoting Jackson's planned series of comeback concerts in 2009, took the stand Wednesday morning. He explained to jurors that he had watched the pop superstar perform at the singer's final two rehearsals and says Jackson appeared engaged and energetic.

It is the second day of the trial of Murray, who has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter in connection with Jackson's death. He faces up to four years in prison and loss of his medical license if convicted.

Complete coverage of the Michael Jackson - Dr. Conrad Murray case on CBS News

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