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Jack·son

(jak'sŏn),
John Hughlings, English neurologist, 1835-1911. See: jacksonian epilepsy, Jackson law, Jackson rule, Jackson sign.

Jack·son

(jak'sŏn),
Jabez N., U.S. surgeon, 1868-1935. See: Jackson membrane, Jackson veil.
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Nothing Dr Conrad Murray could have done would have saved the King of Pop, defence lawyer Ed Chernoff told the Los Angeles jury, because Jackson was desperate to regain his fame and needed rest to prepare for a series of crucial comeback concerts.
The prosecutor said while working for Jackson, the doctor shipped more than four gallons of the anaesthetic, which is normally given in hospital settings.
Deputy District Attorney David Walgren said Jackson was "highly under the influence" when speaking in May 2009.
The election of Andrew Jackson in 1828 ushered in a drastic divergence from the elitism that had characterized the presidency since its inception.
--Michael Eric Dyson, "Michael Jackson's Postmodern Spirituality" (2)
Jermaine Jackson said: "There has been talk that we are going to do something at the O2 on the 29th with my brothers and also Janet.
TOP 10 SINGLES 1 (1) Evacuate The Dancefloor - Cascada 2 (3) Bulletproof - La Roux 3 (2) Man In The Mirror - Michael Jackson 4 (5) Paparazzi - Lady Gaga 5 (4) When Love Takes Over - David Guetta ft Kelly Rowland 6 (N) Diamond Rings - Chipmunk ft Emeli Sande 7 (6) Boom Boom Pow - Black Eyed Peas 8 (8) Knock You Down - Keri Hilson/ Kanye West/Ne-Yo 9 (7) Release Me - Agnes 10(-) I Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas
Jackson left three children: Michael Joseph Jackson Jr, known as Prince Michael, 12; Paris Michael Katherine Jackson, 11; and Prince Michael II, 7.
"I met Michael Jackson at the age of 8, when his father and my new friend, Joe Jackson, first began to bring the Jackson 5 to Chicago, from their home in Gary, Indiana, for concert appearances," Cornelius tells Spinner.
While Jackson's life and health were shrouded in mystery, his death revealed that in his final days the 50-year-old "King of Pop" was starved and only had semi-digested pills in his stomach, according to Britain's tabloid the Sun, which cited leaked autopsy details.
Writer Ian Halperin, who published the unofficial biography Unmasked: The Final Years of Michael Jackson in 2009, said "virtually everyone" in Jackson's circle knew he was secretly gay.
Assistant Lake County State's Attorney Danielle Pascucci said when the trial started last week that Dayviontay Jackson and Willie C.