There is concern that Michael Jackson’s strange behavior at court may indicate issues other than back problems. Watch a report from CBS News’ Vince Gonzales and watch an interview with Jackson biographer and CBS News consultant J. Randy Taraborrelli on ‘The Early Show’ below the cut.
Vegas Payoff If Jacko Can Beat Molestation Charges
March 22, 2005 – Us Weekly reports that Donald Trump and his Trump International Hotel & Towers billionaire partners Phil Ruffin and Jack Wishna have spoken to reps for Michael Jackson about being a long-term performer at the casino if he can beat his child molestation charges. “There’d be moral clauses in the contract,” Wishna said, adding that Jackson could earn more than $80 million in the deal.
Jackson’s Physical Problems Continue
March 22, 2005 – Michael Jackson arrived in court looking tired and still suffering from back pain Tuesday morning (March 22). Watch reports on Tuesday’s trial proceedings from CBS News’ Vince Gonzales below.
Jackson’s Bad Back Explained
March 22, 2005 – Jay Leno joked during his Tonight Show monologue on Monday night, “Michael Jackson, late for court again today, you know, because of his bad back. Well, you’d have a bad back too if every conversation you had in your life involved having to bend over and ask, ‘What’s your name?'”