Dr. Conrad Murray did not get a dose of Christmas spirit from the judge in his wrongful death trial in California.

The judge has sentenced Murray to 4 years in prison for causing the death of pop superstar Michael Jackson. The judge said the following in his decision.

"Dr. Murray created a set of circumstances and became involved in a cycle of horrible medicine," the judge said. "The practice of propofol for medicine madness, which violated his sworn obligation, for money, fame, prestige and whatever else may have occurred."

California's jails are so overcrowded right now that many analysts following the case don't think Dr. Murray will serve more than 2 years of the sentence if his behavior is good. Here's the full story from MSN.