Story of Michael Jackson’s Death Not Going Away Anytime Soon

By Andrew Gauthier 

Throughout his life, Michael Jackson was a consistently rich source of news stories. His record-breaking popularity as a musician and the controversies and court cases that marred his later life made him a recurring presence in tabloids and on newscasts. Several recent developments surrounding his death appear to set his story up for being a continued fixture on the news…

From Reuters
Jackson’s Family Seeks Second Autopsy
Michael Jackson’s family gathered at his parents’ suburban Los Angeles home on Saturday to make funeral arrangements for the troubled King of Pop amid reports that they are seeking a second, independent autopsy. More…

From E! Online
Former Jackson Nanny Alleges Drug Abuse
The Times of London has published a revealing and question-raising interview with the star’s former nanny, an employee of nearly 17 years, Grace Rwaramba. When asked about Jackson’s rumored prescription drug abuse, the Times article quotes Rwaramba as saying, “He always ate too little and mixed too much. I had to pump his stomach many times . . . He always mixed so much of it.” More…


From the New York Daily News
Rev. Al Sharpton vows to fight for Michael Jackson and his family
Still reeling from news of Michael Jackson’s death, the Rev. Al Sharpton is headed to Los Angeles today to help the Jackson family plan funeral arrangements.
“Mr. Jackson seemed very sad. He did not seem like himself,” he said of the pop legend’s father. “Mrs. Jackson couldn’t even come to the phone, she was devastated. Jermaine and Jackie are devastated too, yet they are determined. They want to see their brother treated right. They told me ‘You’ve gotta keep out there and defend Michael.'” More

From Billboard
Michael Jackson Poised To Make Billboard Chart History, Again
Next week, Michael Jackson will once again make music history as many of his albums are poised to shake up the Billboard charts with incredible sales increases. More…