Death of Michael Jackson

FILE - In this Feb. 24, 1988 file photo, Michael Jackson leans, points and sings, dances and struts during the opening performance of his 13-city U.S. tour, in Kansas City, Mo.  (AP Photo/Cliff Schiappa, file)

Fans worldwide mark 5th anniversary of Jackson’s death

GLENDALE (CNS) – Heaps of flowers were piled outside the mausoleum where Michael Jackson is interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park-Glendale today, as fans worldwide marked the fifth anniversary of the singer’s death due to […]

06/25/2014

Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray sits in a courtroom during his involuntary manslaughter trial in Los Angeles Oct. 21, 2011. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, Pool, File)

Appeals court sets argument on Jackson doctor case

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California court has scheduled arguments next month for Michael Jackson’s doctor to appeal his involuntary manslaughter conviction. The 2nd District Court of Appeal in Los Angeles set arguments in […]

12/10/2013

Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray sits in a courtroom during his involuntary manslaughter trial in Los Angeles Oct. 21, 2011. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, Pool, File)

Jackson doctor released, wants return to medicine

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson’s doctor was quietly freed from jail on Monday, two years after he was convicted of killing the pop superstar with an overdose of a powerful anesthetic — and he […]

10/28/2013

Conrad Murray  (AP Photo)

Jackson’s doctor ‘elated’ to be free after two years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for former cardiologist Conrad Murray says he’s “elated” to be out of jail. Murray, who was convicted of causing Michael Jackson’s death by providing him with an overdose of a […]

10/28/2013

March 5, 2009 photo of Michael Jackson as he makes an announcement about upcoming performances at the London O2 Arena. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan, File)

Verdict should ease Jackson’s court ‘appearances’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury’s rejection of a long-running lawsuit by Michael Jackson’s mother against the promoter of his ill-fated comeback concerts could finally allow Jackson to disappear from a forum he has dominated […]

10/03/2013

FILE - In this Oct. 24, 2011 file photo, Dr. Allan Metzger, Michael Jackson's former physician, takes the witness stand during the Dr. Conrad Murray involuntary manslaughter trial at the Los Angeles Superior Court in Los Angeles, Calif. Lawyers for AEG Live LLC called their final witness on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, in a negligent hiring lawsuit in Los Angeles filed by Jackson's mother against the concert promotion company. AEG Live has shown jurors testimony from several of Jackson's former doctors and ended their case after playing the videotaped testimony of Jackson's longtime physician, Metzger. (AP Photo/Paul Buck, Pool, File)

Defense rests case in trial over Jackson’s death

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lawyers for concert promoter AEG Live LLC rested their defense Wednesday with testimony from a longtime friend and doctor of Michael Jackson in the negligence case filed by Jackson’s mother over […]

09/19/2013

March 5, 2009 photo of Michael Jackson as he makes an announcement about upcoming performances at the London O2 Arena. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan, File)

Jury hears of Jackson’s requests for anesthetic

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A look at key moments this past week in the wrongful death trial in Los Angeles between Michael Jackson’s mother, Katherine Jackson, and concert giant AEG Live LLC, and what is […]

08/31/2013

Dec. 8, 1996 photo of Michael Jackson during concert in Manila, dubbed HIStory World tour. (AP Photo/Pat Roque, File)

Michael Jackson hid drug dependency, according to doctor

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Michael Jackson hid his drug dependency from a doctor who examined him in anticipation of his ill-fated “This Is It” concert series, a renowned pathologist said in a sworn declaration prepared […]

07/29/2013

In this Feb. 22, 1998 file photo, pop star Michael Jackson arrives at the Kimpo Airport in Seoul to attend the inauguration ceremony for President-elect Kim Dae-jung and also discuss plans for a benefit concert to aid starving North Korean children. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)

Nurse details anesthetic treatments on Jackson

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A medical practitioner who administered anesthesia to Michael Jackson over a 10-year period says the entertainer had a high tolerance for medications. David Fournier, a nurse anesthetist, testified on Thursday that […]

07/25/2013

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Blogger banned from Jackson civil trial over photo

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has confiscated the phone of a spectator at the civil trial over Michael Jackson’s death after he snapped a photo in a courthouse hallway that includes jurors hearing the […]

07/24/2013

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