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  • Michael Jackson Connections Affect Jury Pool in Civil Trial

    Apr 16, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Six degrees of separation to the King of Pop seemed to hamper jury selection in his mother Katherine Jackson’s lawsuit against promoters AEG. According to the Associated Press, extensive connections of Michael Jackson, his family and friends became a challenge Monday for a judge trying to seat an impartial jury for his mother’s wrongful death […]

  • Jury Selection Begins in Katherine Jackson Vs. AEG

    Apr 3, 13 by EURpublisher02 11 Comments

    *Jury selection began Tuesday in a lawsuit filed by Michael Jackson’s mother against AEG Live, the promoter of the late singer’s planned comeback concerts. Dozens of prospective jurors answered written questionnaires that gauged their ability to serve on the trial, which may last three months, reports the Associated Press. One 24-page section of the questionnaire […]

  • Jury Selection Set to Begin in Conrad Murray Case

    Sep 8, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The doctor charged in Michael Jackson’s death is returning to court to meet the first batch of potential jurors who may eventually decide whether to convict him of involuntary manslaughter, reports the AP. It will be the second time this year that a judge, prosecutors and attorneys for Dr. Conrad Murray try to pick a […]

  • Judge Summons Larger Jury Pool in Conrad Murray Trial

    Apr 7, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *With lawyers raising a new theory involving money and its role in Michael Jackson’s death, a judge is summoning a third panel of prospective jurors for the involuntary manslaughter case against Dr. Conrad Murray, reports the AP. Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor, who has already screened 340 prospects and cleared 147 of those for availability, […]

  • Conrad Murray: Jury Selection a Challenge; ‘Applied Pharmacy’ Shut Down

    Mar 25, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The manslaughter trial of Michael Jackson’s physician Dr. Conrad Murray got off to a slow start yesterday when almost all of the potential jurors told Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor that they were aware of the case. According to the AP, Pastor, the prosecutors and Murray’s defense team screened about 160 prospective jurors, […]

  • Jury Selection Begins in Conrad Murray Trial

    Mar 24, 11 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *The first steps toward the trial of Michael Jackson’s doctor on involuntary manslaughter charges are taking place as 320 prospective jurors gather at a Los Angeles courtroom for the first phase of the screening process, reports the AP. Houston based cardiologist Conrad Murray is accused of gross negligence in giving Jackson a lethal dose of […]