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Selective, Malicious Prosecution? The district attorney of Santa Barbara, Tom Sneddon, has a perception problem partly because of his record for protecting his friends. What makes this perception more concrete is news out of Santa Maria yesterday (Jan 17). The Santa Maria Times is reporting that Sneddon has refused to prosecute a former deputy of […]
Michael Jackson fans from around the world have expressed outrage at the recent announcement that NBC’s “Today” show has signed Court TV journalist Diane Dimond as an analyst. Members of the MJJForum Fan Club are organizing a worldwide product ban with 20 other Jackson fan clubs representing over 50,000 Jackson fans and their families. The coalition has begun with a letter writing campaign requesting that sponsors pull their ads from the #1 rated morning show for as long as Diane Dimond remains a part of the program. The boycott includes more than two dozen products from manufacturers including Johnson & Johnson, Pillsbury, and Wyeth.
Posted Tuesday, March 15th 2005, 12:00 AM Has Court TV’s Diane Dimond helped prosecutors gather evidence in the Michael Jackson case? New Jersey businessman Henry Vaccaro Sr. claims that’s exactly what she did last March, vowing to alert Santa Barbara District Attorney Tom Sneddon after discovering a pair of soiled Calvin Klein briefs – presumably […]
Did Jacko’s Maid Meet Cops With an Enquirer Reporter?
Thursday, April 07, 2005 By Roger Friedman The tabloid offered the Newts’ father, Ronald Newt Sr., $200,000 to say that something happened between his kids and Jackson.No matter who testifies next in Michael Jackson‘s alleged “prior acts” of sexual abuse mini-trial, the prosecution will have to deal with the fact that only one boy will […]
IN THE COURT OF APPEAL OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA SECOND APPELLATE DISTRICT DIVISION FOUR MICHAEL JACKSON, Plaintiff and Appellant, v. PARAMOUNT PICTURES CORPORATION et al., Defendants and Respondents. B114354 (Super. Ct. No. BC119778) APPEAL from a judgment of the Superior Court of Los Angeles County, Reginald A. Dunn, Judge. Affirmed. Katten, Muchin & Zavis, […]
Victor Gutierrez is a freelance writer who appeared on the U.S. tabloid television show “Hard Copy” to claim that there was a videotape of Michael Jackson molesting a boy. Some background on his story can be found in the book Jackson Family Values, by Jermaine Jackson’s ex-common-law wife, Margaret Maldonado. She writes that in early […]