Doubts surfaced early on Michael Jackson...AEG execs knew of concerns

The Seeker of Good Songs

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...The story of Jackson's ill-fated comeback attempt has been told in news reports, a manslaughter trial and a feature-length documentary. But a cache of confidential AEG emails obtained by The Times offers a darker picture of the relationship between the down-on-his-luck idol and the buttoned-up corporation taking a bet on his erratic talents.

The 250 pages of messages illuminate the extent to which top executives were aware of doubts about Jackson's stability as they prepared for his 50-show concert run at their London arena.

The emails will probably play a central role in two lawsuits set for trial next year. The shows' insurers are asking a judge to nullify a $17.5-million policy that they say AEG got with false claims about Jackson's health and readiness to perform. Jackson's heirs are pressing a wrongful-death suit that accuses AEG of pressuring the pop star to carry on with a comeback despite indications he was too weak...

full article at: http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-aeg-jackson-20120902,0,6711027.story
 

BrummieBoy

BrummieBoy
Michael Jackson....rest in peace, my friend

I knew they'd get you in the end. Too much joy. 'Follow Your Bliss' was our instruction to all species, you followed that, only to lose your way. You are back with 'us' now....and a new manifestation may yet occur @20:12, 20/12, 2012....or 2021!!

yours in loving memory
'BrummieBoy'
aka: 'the spirit of the dance-espiritus sanctus'

http://www.gq.com/entertainment/mus...mbering-michael-jackson-history?currentPage=1
 
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