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  • Jury finds AEG not liable for Jackson death

    Jury finds AEG not liable for Jackson death

    LOS ANGELES, Oct 03, 2013 (AFP) - A California jury on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit brought by Michael Jackson's family seeking massive damages from tour promoter AEG Live over the pop legend's 2009 death.

    October 03, 2013
  • Michael Jackson daughter in suicide bid

    Michael Jackson daughter in suicide bid

    LOS ANGELES, June 6, 2013 (AFP) - Late pop icon Michael Jackson's daughter Paris was rushed to a California hospital Wednesday after trying to commit suicide, a family source told AFP, as her relatives appealed for privacy.

    June 06, 2013
  • Judge transfers custody of Jackson's children

    Judge transfers custody of Jackson's children

    A US judge on Wednesday gave temporary guardianship of late singer Michael Jackson's three children to his nephew TJ amid a bitter public dispute over the whereabouts of the family's matriarch.

    July 26, 2012
  • US firm to create 'virtual' Elvis Presley

    US firm to create 'virtual' Elvis Presley

    An Oscar-winning US firm is to create a "virtual" Elvis Presley to bring the King of Rock and Roll back to life for today's music audiences, it announced Wednesday.

    June 07, 2012
  • Jackson family drops claim against doctor

    Jackson family drops claim against doctor

    Michael Jackson's family has dropped a claim for compensation from the King of Pop's former doctor Conrad Murray over the star's sudden death in 2009, a spokeswoman said Thursday.

    January 22, 2012
  • Paris Jackson to talk about film debut

    Paris Jackson to talk about film debut

    LOS ANGELES, Dec 13, 2011 (AFP) - Michael Jackson's 13-year-old daughter Paris is working on her movie debut -- and she will talk about it in public for the first time this week.

    December 13, 2011
  • Jackson doctor jailed for four years

    Jackson doctor jailed for four years

    LOS ANGELES, Nov 30, 2011 (AFP) - Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray was jailed for the maximum four years Tuesday over the star's 2009 death, as a judge lashed the medic's behavior as "money-for-medicine madness."

    November 30, 2011
  • Michael Jackson doctor to be sentenced

    Michael Jackson doctor to be sentenced

    LOS ANGELES, Nov 27, 2011 (AFP) - Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray is due back in court on Tuesday for sentencing, facing up to four years in prison after being convicted over the King of Pop's 2009 death.

    November 27, 2011
  • Jackson family, fans hail doctor's conviction

    Jackson family, fans hail doctor's conviction

    LOS ANGELES, Nov 8, 2011 (AFP) - Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray was found guilty Monday over the King of Pop's 2009 death, triggering an explosion of joy from his family and fans.

    November 08, 2011
  • Trial climax looms as Jackson doc stays mum

    Trial climax looms as Jackson doc stays mum

    LOS ANGELES, Nov 2, 2011 (AFP) - Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray declined the right to testify in his own defense Tuesday, as lawyers rested their cases and paved the way for closing arguments in the six-week trial.

    November 02, 2011