Attorneys for Michael Jackson’s family accused concert promoter AEG of trying to smear the singer as debt-ridden and irresponsible through testimony from an expert financial witness.
For all of his fame and wealth, Michael Jackson was mired in debt and spending millions more than he was earning each year, a financial expert testified Monday.
The choreographer for Michael Jackson’s ill-fated tour took the stand for a second round of testimony, proving a key witness for both sides in the wrongful death lawsuit brought by the singer’s family against concert promoter AEG Live.
Attorney Kathy Jorrie was cross-examined by Brian Panish, who brought jurors’ attention to a six-page contract LAPD officers found in Conrad Murray’s BMW.
Michael Jackson’s former Head of Security was back on the stand Monday under questioning from Jackson family attorneys about the singer’s career.
Entertainment industry consultant Eric Briggs was grilled by Jackson family attorney Brian Panish over the conclusions he offered as AEG’s financial expert.
A doctor testified Friday at the Michael Jackson wrongful death trial against AEG that Jackson did not “want to end up like my father-in-law.”
Conrad Murray’s appellate attorney says it has become “increasingly difficult” for him to remain silent.
Attorneys for concert promoter AEG Live will now make their case in the wrongful death lawsuit brought by the family of Michael Jackson.
An expert who projected Michael Jackson could have earned more than $1 billion on his comeback concerts testified Tuesday that his analysis didn’t include a breakdown of the singer’s yearly earnings over his lifetime and projected a longer concert tour than the superstar had ever performed.
A financial expert testified Monday at the Michael Jackson wrongful-death trial and suggested that the late pop-star stood to make quite a large sum through the tour that never happened.
Taj Jackson, 39, testified in the wrongful death trial stemming from a lawsuit filed by Michael Jackson’s mother against concert promoting giant AEG Live.
The judge called a recess after the late star’s creative partner, Kenny Ortega, broke down in tears on the witness stand during a negligence lawsuit filed by Jackson’s mother against AEG Live LLC.
Drug addiction specialist Dr. Sidney Schnoll told the jury many times an addiction can be cured if a doctor gets to the root of the problem.
Mayor Eric Garcetti pledged Tuesday to work closely with the City Council to tackle some of the city’s biggest issues.