Was Michael Jackson Framed? The Untold Story Mary A. Fischer GQ, October 1994 Did Michael Do It? The untold story of the events that brought down a superstar Before O.J. Simpson, there was Michael Jackson—another beloved black celebrity seemingly brought down by allegations of scandal in his personal life. Those […]Continue Reading
1993 related. Michael Jackson’s Victory by Joal Ryan Apr 10, 1998, 7:25 AM PT A jury looking to "send a message," sent it loud and clear–vindicating Michael Jackson and awarding him $2.7 million in a slander suit against an author who claimed he’d seen a video showing the pop star […]Continue Reading
Settlement Not Enough
USA Today June 24, 1996
by DeWayne Wickham
Father, who accused singer of molesting son and is now suing again, ought to get a life. Los Angeles- Remember Evan Chandler? He’s the Beverly Hills dentist who several years ago accused pop music superstar Michael Jackson of sexually molesting his then 13-year-old son.Continue Reading
D.A. Garcetti denies Jackson probe ended Adam Sandler (2) Apr 12, 1994 Los Angeles County District Attorney Gil Garcetti denied reports Monday that the investigation into child molestation charges against singer Michael Jackson is concluded, and that a decision not to file criminal charges has been reached. "The matter is […]Continue Reading
Variety Jackson wins copyright case
Adam Sandler (2)
Feb 16, 1994
A Denver Federal court jury ruled Tuesday that pop star Michael Jackson did not steal the hit song "Dangerous" from a local songwriter.
The four-man, four-woman U.S. District Court jury deliberated for less than three hours before reaching its verdict in the five-day copyright infringement case brought by aspiring recording artist Crystal Cartier.Continue Reading
Jackson gives his ‘Dangerous’ testimony
Adam Sandler (2)
Feb 15, 1994
Michael Jackson surprised spectators in a Denver court Monday when he testified in a copyright infringement case brought by a budding songwriter who claims Jackson stole her version of "Dangerous."
"I wrote the lyrics for ‘Dangerous,’ " Jackson said on the fifth day of the trial in songwriter Crystal Cartier’s lawsuit claiming Jackson infringed her copyright.
Jackson said he also wrote the song’s melody.Continue Reading
[b]Officials desperate to nail Michael Jackson [/b] Wickham, DeWayne. USA TODAY. McLean, Va.: Feb 7, 1994. pg. A12 LOS ANGELES – The child sex abuse case against Michael Jackson has taken a new – and ugly – turn. Prosecutors in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara counties are scrambling to salvage […]Continue Reading
Copyright 1994 Caledonian Newspapers Ltd. The Herald (Glasgow) January 28, 1994 [b]Police photographs may save Jackson[/b] New York, Thursday – POLICE photographs of Michael Jackson’s genitals may be his salvation in avoiding criminal charges of child abuse, according to a source close to the pop star’s camp. The source, who […]Continue Reading
Variety Jackson suit settled Adam Sandler (2) Jan 26, 1994 While still proclaiming their client’s innocence, attorneys for Michael Jackson announced they have reached an out-of-court settlement with the 14 -year-old boy who claimed he was sexually molested by the entertainer. “He’s an innocent man who does not intend to […]Continue Reading
Variety Settlement near in Jackson lawsuit Adam Sandler (2) Jan 25, 1994 The civil lawsuit aimed at singer Michael Jackson may be coming to a close, with attorneys for the 14-year-old boy who claimed the singer sexually molested him accepting a multimillion-dollar settlement. A court hearing scheduled for today could […]Continue Reading