| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:52 PM
As she moved from the emotion of her earlier testimony to specifics Monday, Michael Jackson's mother come across as a contentious and forgetful 83-year-old who contradicted herself while trying to defend her son.
Asked about reports that she and her...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 1:21 PM
An AEG Live executive testified Tuesday that the firm offered Michael Jackson's estate a guarantee of $60 million over 10 years in a deal that included a Las Vegas theatrical show based on the pop star's songs.
John Meglen said the proposal included a...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Oh, the dirty little secrets we learn about celebrities, those not so perfect people -- much like all of us -- who stand beaming in the spotlight.
In the Michael Jackson wrongful death case Tuesday, jurors, for instance, learned some things that...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:14 PM
The nurse who gave Michael Jackson anesthesia during medical procedures spanning a decade testified Thursday that he pulled the plug on one because of the star's "inappropriate" behavior.
David Fournier, a certified nurse anesthetist who first worked...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:16 PM
In a video played for jurors Friday, a Santa Barbara County doctor said the pop singer once told him he wanted to stop using pain medication because “I don’t want to end up like my father-in-law” Elvis Presley.
Dr. Scott Saunders...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:00 AM
A beloved but aging former heavyweight champ of the rock music world, the Forum in Inglewood, is making a comeback. Officials at Madison Square Garden Co. will unveil plans Tuesday for the historic arena that include a multimillion-dollar face-lift and...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:41 PM
The attorney hired by AEG to draft Conrad Murray’s contract for Michael Jackson’s ill-fated “This Is It” tour testified Thursday that the the doctor had requested a CPR machine and a back-up physician.
Kathy Jorrie, an outside...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 7:27 PM
An attorney for AEG Live testified Wednesday at the Michael Jackson wrongful-death lawsuit trial that all three drafts of Dr. Conrad Murray’s contracts were sent to the concert promoter’s general counsel, but none to the pop star’s...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 2:35 PM
The judge in the Michael Jackson wrongful death lawsuit said Thursday that she doesn’t expect the case, now in its fourth month, to go to the jury before late September.
Superior Court Judge Yvette Palazuelos said she thought jurors needed an...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Despite receiving millions of dollars annually from his song catalogs, Michael Jackson year after year spent more than he earned, including $30 million in annual debt payments, a forensic accountant testified Monday.
William R. Ackerman, testifying as a...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Debbie Rowe, Michael Jackson’s ex-wife and mother of his two oldest children, is expected to take the witness stand Wednesday in the wrongful death lawsuit brought by the singer’s family against concert promoter and producer AEG Live.