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Jury Rules AEG Isn’t Responsible For Jackson’s Death, Do You Agree?
After months of testimony and millions of dollars in legal fees, the Jackson Family’s wrongful death suit against AEG finally came to a close today. The jury ruled the large corporation is not responsible for what happened to Michael and therefore, doesn’t need to pay even a cent of the more than one billion dollars Katherine and company were asking for.
Judge Throws Jackson Family Lawsuit Against AEG Executives Out
The Michael Jackson wrongful death lawsuit is, for the sake of simplicity, most often referred to as a battle between Katherine Jackson and AEG, but until today, it was actually far more complicated. Katherine and MJ’s three children technically filed suit against AEG and two executives named Randy Phillips and Paul Gongaware
Celebrate Michael Jackson's Birthday With 5 Classic Videos
Today is Michael’s birthday. Had he survived, he would have been fifty-five-years-old and still more than capable of churning out hit songs and lighting up the dance floor. That’s why sometimes it’s best to forget all the drama for a few minutes and just remember how insanely brilliant MJ really was. He could sing. He could dance, and he could write a hell of a pop song.
Katherine Jackson Didn't Like It When MJ Made The Kids Wear Masks
Katherine Jackson loved her son Michael during his life, and she has continued to love him after his passing. She apparently thinks about him and even cries for him every single day, but that doesn’t mean she thinks he was completely without fault as a parent. In fact, the second she got the children, there was at least one thing she vowed never to do: force the kids to wear masks.
Will The Jackson Family Look Back On This Trial As A Disaster?
From a detached perspective, the exchange sounds like it would go down as one of the more emotional moments of the entire trial, but the truth is the seventy days (that’s right, seventy days) have been one long torrent of emotion. From Jackson Family members to friends to former employees to doctors to executives, more than a handful of people have been put on the witness stand and absolutely grilled, and a sizeable percentage of them have broken down at some point.
Debbie Rowe Expected To Testify About Michael Jackson's Drug Abuse
Michael Jackson’s ex-wife and mother of his children, Debbie Rowe, has been called to testify in the contentious AEG/ Katherine Jackson wrongful death lawsuit, and more than likely, her presence will spell trouble for the family in their attempts to blame the death on the large company. The exact words Rowe will use are unclear, but she’s widely expected to say her ex-husband hid his drug use from his family and his employers
Should People Start Blaming Michael Jackson For His Own Death?
Earlier today, Katherine Jackson was in court as part of the ongoing wrongful death lawsuit against AEG, and not surprisingly, she pointed the finger at pretty much everyone but her own son for his downfall. If she’s to be believed, her son was extremely sick and needed medical attention, but instead of giving it to him, the company pressured him to continue moving forward in a decision that ultimately had tragic consequences.
Wade Robson: Should His Court Battle Be Open To The Public?
The general public’s interest in Michael Jackson’s personal life was seemingly insatiable during the singer’s life, and now that he’s gone, the desire to pull back the curtain hasn’t really ebbed. Consequently, many media outlets are pushing for Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff to unseal Wade Robson’s molestation allegations against Jackson’s estate.
Do You Buy Wade Robson's Story?
If Jackson’s family and the attorney for his estate are to be believed, however, Robson is a publicity-hungry liar looking for a paycheck. By his own admission, he suffered a breakdown last year and hasn’t worked a whole lot since. In addition, he testified under oath on at least two occasions that Jackson not only never touched him but never attempted to do anything shady during all the time they spent together.
Wade Robson Calls Michael Jackson A Pedophile On Today
Wade Robson spoke publically about his sexual abuse claims against Michael Jackson for the first time this morning on Today, and the noted choreographer and onetime MJ protégé certainly didn’t pull any punches. Referring to the singer as a pedophile, Robson outlined what he claimed was a pattern of abuse and systematic mental manipulation that forced him not only to be silent about what actually happened but to lie under oath on at least two occasions.
Wade Robson Files Lawsuit Against Numerous Parties For Supposed MJ Molestation
It’s unclear exactly who al the people being targeted by the lawsuit are, but the principal corporations are allegedly MJJ Productions and MJJ Ventures, which are Jackson’s record labels and music video companies. Both were instrumental in bringing Robson to the States from Australia, and both worked with the boy to put him in various productions and get him on his feet.
Wade Robson's Breakdown Reportedly Led Him To Recover MJ Molestation Memories
Years before he became an extremely successful choreographer working for many of the biggest pop stars and most popular television shows in the world, Robson was a little kid who appeared in several of Jackson’s videos and spent many weekends alongside Macaulay Culkin at the pop star’s house. During MJ’s 2005 molestation trial, he took the stand and vehemently denied anything shady happened during those sleepovers, but obviously, he’s changed his tune quite a bit
Longtime Michael Jackson Defender Wade Robson Claims He Was Molested
Wade first came to the public’s attention as an elementary school aged kid when he starred in Jackson’s music videos for “Black or White”, “Jam” and “Heal the World”. Later, he branched out into making his own music and eventually became a choreographer and occasional songwriter for huge pop acts such as N Sync, Britney Spears and Backstreet Boys. In recent years, he’s even helped choreograph some of the American Idols Live tours.
Katherine Jackson's Lawyers Claim Dr. Conrad Murray Was A Slave To His Debts
Dr. Conrad Murray was an absolute mess when he was offered $150,000 a month to work on Michael Jackson’s This Is It tour. Between his house payments, his student loan payments, his credit card payments and the child support he owed for eight kids by seven different women, he was allegedly about to lose his home and his business.
Michael Jackson Called An Addict By Lawyers In AEG Trial
The Michael Jackson/ AEG trial is getting more pointed and aggressive by the day. Lawyers for both Katherine Jackson and AEG repeatedly referred to the deceased pop star as an addict, though each had very different reasons for doing so.