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Michael Jackson Trial
Originally posted 06/13/2005 04:00PM
In a slam-dunk against the prosecution, Michael Jackson was vindicated in his child-molestation trial in a Santa Maria, Calif., courtroom Monday afternoon.
Originally posted 06/06/2005 08:30AM
A day before a jury returns to continue deliberations in his child-molestation case, a frail-looking Michael Jackson was treated at an emergency room near his Neverland Ranch for what his spokeswoman described as a continuing back problem.
Originally posted 05/25/2005 02:30PM
Michael Jackson never took the stand in his own trial – and he never will.
Originally posted 05/24/2005 12:00PM
Tonight Show host Jay Leno testified Tuesday as a defense witness in Michael Jackson child-molestation trial, where for about 25 minutes he described several phone messages from the singer's young accuser.
Originally posted 05/11/2005 08:25AM
Macaulay Culkin, testifying for Michael Jackson's defense in his child-molestation trial, took the stand Wednesday morning and vehemently denied any inappropriate behavior or touching during the times he slept at Jackson's Neverland Ranch.
Originally posted 05/05/2005 09:00AM
After nearly two and a half months and a cast of more than 80 witnesses – whose testimony ranged from damning to ridiculous – the prosecution in the Michael Jackson molestation trial rested its case Wednesday afternoon.
Originally posted 05/03/2005 04:00PM
A sheriff's investigator testified Tuesday that Michael Jackson's ex-wife, Debbie Rowe, privately described the pop star as a sociopath.
Originally posted 04/28/2005 04:00PM
Debbie Rowe, Michael Jackson's ex-wife and the mother of his two oldest children, spent her second day testifying in his child-molestation case Thursday, calling her former husband a "great person and a great father" who can be easily manipulated, especially by "vultures" out to exploit him.
Originally posted 04/27/2005 05:00PM
Michael Jackson's ex-wife and mother of his two eldest children, Debbie Rowe, finally took the stand in his child-molestation trial during the final 35 minutes of Wednesday's session, giving heartfelt and sometimes dramatic testimony, but leaving a large question mark as to whether she's helped or hurt the prosecution.
Originally posted 04/22/2005 04:20PM
In a surprising development in the Michael Jackson case, Debbie Rowe – the star's ex-wife and mother of two of his three children – has been subpoenaed by the prosecution to testify against Jackson, a source tells PEOPLE.
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