He’s now been handed four years in the slammer, although it’s likely he’ll serve around half of that sentenc in a County jail.
The presiding judge refused Murray’s request for probation saying that evidence in the case had shown a: "continuous pattern of lies and deceit" making him ineligible for it.
During Murray’s sentencing the judge also said: "There are those who feel Dr. Murray is a saint. There are those who feel he's the devil. He is neither. He's a human being."