As the one year anniversary of the King of Pop’s death approaches, NewsOne has compiled a time line of the events that ensued directly after his death and the controversy surrounding his death up until now. Readers can take a look back at all the headlines from one year ago.
Meet MJ’s Doctor: Conrad Murray
Debbie Rowe May Get Custody Of Jackson Children
Lawyer For Doctor: Jackson Had A Pulse When Found
Jackson’s Comeback Tour To Become Tribute Concert
Michael Jackson’s Will Surfaces
Public Memorial Planned For Jackson At Neverland
Debbie Rowe Was Not MJ’s Lover, The Kids Are Not His Sons
Michael Jackson Kept Dad Out Of Will
As the news breaks about MJ’s death, the public scrambles to find any information regarding the circumstances of his death and the issue of Michael’s will arises.
Jackson’s Will To Be Filed In Court Today
Fans Gather For Apollo Theater’s Jackson Memorial
EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Sharpton, Spike Honor MJ At Apollo
Jackson Has Top Three Albums Of The Week
MJ’s Will Cuts Out Ex-Wife, Names Diana Ross Back Up Guardian
DEA Joins Police In Michael Jackson Death Probe
Millions Tweet For MJ Memorial Tickets
Judge Gives Control of MJ’s Estate To Lawyer Not Mother
GALLERY: Michael Jackson Memorial Service
GOP Opposes Resolution Honoring Michael Jackson
Doctor Denies Giving Jackson Dangerous Drugs
Coroner Still Has MJ’s Brain
VIDEO: Times Square Farewell For MJ
Michael Jackson’s Final Resting Place A Mystery
VIDEO: At Jackson Family Home, A Shrine Grows
LAPD: Michael Jackson’s Drug History To Be Probed
VIDEO: Joe Jackson Suspects Foul Play In MJ’s Death
Joe Jackson Will Attend MJ Memorial Service In Gary, Indiana
La Toya Jackson Says MJ Was Murdered
Michael Jackson’s Estate Open For Business
UPDATE: MJ’s Death Not Being Investigated As Homicide
New Michael Jackson Video Game Is In Development
VIDEO: Joe Jackson Denies Beating Michael, “Jackson 3″ Rumors
Feds Raid MJ’s Doctor’s Office
MJ’s Doctor Is The Target Of A Manslaughter Investigation
Jackson Family Attorney Speaks On Custody And Estate
Source: Doctor Gave MJ Injection Before He Died
DEA Searched MJ’s Doctor’s Home
Katherine Jackson Will Get Full Custody Of MJ’s Kids
EXCLUSIVE: The FULL Joe Jackson Interview
Throughout the month of July, the contents of MJ’s will are revealed, upsetting several of his family members. People begin to speculate the cause of his death. Michael’s doctor Conrad Murray is accused of killing Michael. Thousands of fans grieve his death.
MJ’s Dermatologist Objects To Katherine Jackson Getting Custody Of MJ’s Kids
Joe Jackson Won’t Help Raise MJ’s Kids
Michael Jackson Movie Is In The Works
Report: Michael Jackson’s Toxicology Report Shows Lethal Amount Of Propofol
Godfather To MJ’s Kids Says He’s Biological Father Of Paris
3-D Michael Jackson Movie Will Be Released In October
Joe Jackson Says MJ Will Be Buried In L.A. On His Birthday
Katherine Jackson May File Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against MJ’s Doctor
Dr. Conrad Murray: I Have Faith The Truth Will Prevail
Godfather To MJ’s Kids Says He Donated Sperm Because MJ Found Sex Difficult
Coroner Rules MJ’s Death A Homicide
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Thousands Celebrate MJ At Spike Lee-Sponsored Birthday Bash
Joe Jackson: “Someone Should Pay” For Michael’s Death
In the month of August controversy sparks about MJ’s kids and family members struggle with being the topic of discussion in the media. Statements are released pertaining to a movie being made in Michael’s honor.
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Joe Jackson: “I Didn’t Know Michael Was Taking Drugs”
Michael Jackson To Be Buried Tonight
VIDEO: Inside Michael Jackson’s Funeral
MJ’s First Recording Unearthed
MJ “This Is It” Film Breaks Advance Ticket Sales Records
Joe Jackson still continues to make claims about the death of his son and tickets for Michael’s move go on sale in September.
Autopsy Reveals Michael Jackson Was Healthy
Michael Jackson’s Doctor Facing Arrest
Michael Jackson Nominated For “Artist Of The Year” AMA
Michael Jackson’s Kids To Star In Reality Show
Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” Premieres Worldwide
MJ’s doctor gets arrested and Mj’s kids get a chance to show the public how they are dealing with the death through talks of a reality show.
Janet Jackson Says She Blames Conrad Murray For MJ’s Death
LA Pushes To Be Repaid $3 Million For Michael Jackson’s Funeral
Joe Jackson Says Michael Jackson’s Will Was Forged
Man Whose Son Accused MJ Of Molestation Found Dead
Michael Jackson Wins 4 Awards At AMAs
Although the initial shock of MJ’s death has worn off, members of the Jackson family still struggle with the death and make several accusations.
The FBI Investigated Michael Jackson For Child Molestation
Documentary On MJ Doctor Conrad Murray Planned
More investigations take place in the month of December to uncover more details about Michael’s past.
Source: DA To Seek Indictment Of Jackson Doctor
Michael Jackson Dolls To Hit UK Shops
Michael is honored by having his own doll and his doctor still struggles as he is accused of killing Michael.
BREAKING: Doc To Be Charged For Michael Jackson’s Manslaughter Today
UPDATE: Conrad Murray Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter For MJ’s Death
Joe Jackson: Murray “A Fall Guy” In Bigger MJ Death Conspiracy
Autopsy Reveals Michael Jackson Had Vitiligo
OPINION: Will Conrad Murray Face Jail Time For Killing MJ?
New “We Are The World” Song Will Feature Michael Jackson
Source Reveals How Jackson Children Are Coping
As the trial of MJ’s doctor takes place in February, many questions are raised on whether or not Murray will end up in jail.
Michael Jackson Estate Signs Historic Contract With Sony
Witness: MJ’s Doctor Stopped CPR To Hide Drug Vials
Skin Whitening Creams Found In Michael Jackson’s Home
Further investigation of MJ’s home reveals details surround his death.
Dr. Conrad Murray’s Defense: MJ Killed Himself
MJ Fans Rally Outside Conrad Murray Manslaughter Hearing
New Judge Delays Decision On Conrad Murray’s Medical License
Katherine Jackson Kicks Grandkids Out Of Her House
In the month of April, more issues arise on Conrad Murray’s manslaughter case and MJ’s kids struggle to cope with staying at their grandmother’s house.
Joe Jackson Says MJ Wasn’t Gay Despite What His Doctor Said
Joe Jackson still continues to publicly grieve over his son.
Joe Jackson Blames AEG For Sending Michael Jackson To An Early Grave
Jackson’s Doctor Fighting To Keep Medical License
MJ And Aretha Franklin Inducted Into Apollo Theater Hall Of Fame
MJ’s Estate Has Generated Over $1 Billion Since His Death
Joe Jackson Said MJ’s Doc Was In Strip Club Drinking Before MJ Died
Joe Jackson continues to attempt to accuse anyone for the death of his son. Michael gets some recognition by being inducted into the Apollo Hall Of Fame.