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Debbie Rowe, Michael Jackson's former wife and mother of two of his children, leaves Los Angeles County Superior Court after testifying in the negligence lawsuit filed by Jackson’s mother, Katherine Jackson, against AEG Live, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Jackson’s ex-wife says med visits concerned her

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson’s ex-wife acknowledged Thursday that she was concerned that some of his frequent medical visits were motivated more by a desire for drugs than by the treatments he received. Debbie […]

08/15/2013

Former Illinois Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., leaves federal court in Washington, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013. Jackson was sentenced to two and a half years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to scheming to spend $750,000 in campaign funds on TV's, restaurant dinners, an expensive watch and other costly personal items. His wife received a sentence of one year.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Prison for Jesse Jackson Jr.: a 2 ½-year sentence

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to 2 ½ years in prison Wednesday for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items, the judge scolding the son of the famed […]

08/14/2013

In this April 28, 2005 file photo, Debbie Rowe, Michael Jackson's ex-wife and mother of two of his children, passes through a magnetometer as she arrives at the Santa Barbara County courthouse during Jackson's child molestation trial, in Santa Maria, Calif. (AP Photo/Aaron Lambert)

Jackson’s ex-wife testifies about his fear of pain

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson’s ex-wife broke into tears on Wednesday when she took the witness stand in a civil case and described the singer’s fear of pain and trust of physicians. Debbie Rowe […]

08/14/2013

This Oct. 27, 2009 photo shows Director/Producer Kenny Ortega at Columbia Pictures' Premiere of Michael Jackson's "This Is It" at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Invision/AP Images)

Responsibility a key topic in Jackson civil trial

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 […]

08/10/2013

Randy Jackson, Michael Jackson's brother, arrives at court for a preliminary hearing regarding Michael Jackson's death, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Randy Jackson testifies about drug concerns

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury heard videotaped testimony Friday from Randy Jackson, who described more than half a dozen interventions his family attempted to try to get Michael Jackson to stop taking prescription medications. […]

08/10/2013

In this Dec. 3, 2002 photo, Pop entertainer Michael Jackson arrives at court Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2002, in Santa Maria, Calif., to testify in a $21 million breach-of-contract lawsuit alleging he failed to appear for a pair of millennium concerts. (AP Photos/Jean-Marc Bouju)

Jury hears about Jackson’s likeability, drug use

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 expected at court in […]

08/04/2013

Pop star Michael Jackson holds the "Millennium Award" which was awarded to him at the 2000 World Music Awards ceremony in Monaco. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, file)

Jackson’s security chief details drug concerns

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former security worker for Michael Jackson told a jury Thursday that he was concerned the singer would overdose on prescription medications in the early 2000s but didn’t see signs of impairment […]

08/02/2013

Pop star Michael Jackson holds the "Millennium Award" which was awarded to him at the 2000 World Music Awards ceremony in Monaco. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, file)

Jackson’s security chief details drug concerns

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former security worker for Michael Jackson told a jury Thursday that he was concerned the singer would overdose on prescription medications in the early 2000s but didn’t see signs of […]

08/01/2013

Protestors hold hands as they form a circle in the rotunda outside Florida Gov. Rick Scott's office. (AP Photo/Phil Sears)

Fla. gov. criticizes Jesse Jackson over comments

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday demanded an apology from longtime civil rights activist Jesse Jackson for comparing the state’s struggle with the Trayvon Martin case to the civil rights clashes […]

07/31/2013

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

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