Jay Leno joked during his Tonight Show monologue on Friday night, “Michael Jackson hosted a big holiday party for dozens of children today at the Neverland Ranch. Hey, there was a good idea. [Laughter] Who thought of that? Doesn’t he have anybody that works for him? Michael, you might want to hold back. [Laughter] Michael says the party was for members of his church. Yeah. There are three people in the choir, 56 altar boys.”
Michael Jackson Greets Kids At Neverland
December 17, 2004 – Michael greeted about 200 children who were brought Friday to his Neverland Ranch in Los Olivos, California and looked at one point like he might even stay to play. “I hope you have a wonderful day. Merry Christmas. I love you,” Jackson told the children.
Michael Jackson Lawyer In Trouble For Breaking Gag Order
December 17, 2004 – Michael lawyer Brian Oxman stands accused of contempt of court for allegedly discussing the singer’s child molestation case with a reporter, the New York Daily News has learned.
Michael Jackson Not Paying Legal Bills?
December 16, 2004 – An insider tells Jeannette Walls of MSNBC.com that Thomas Mesereau says Michael hasn’t been paying all his legal bills. “Mesereau keeps waiting for more visits from Mr. Green – if you get my drift,” the source said. Jacko’s rep responded, “I would say that is more than likely not true.”
Michael Jackson Happy He Cut Ties With Mark Geragos
December 15, 2004 – An insider tells Jeannette Walls of MSNBC.com that Michael is “hugely relieved” that he and Scott Peterson lawyer Mark Geragos parted ways. “He watched the [Peterson guilty] verdict with great interest,” the insider revealed.