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Jackson's Maid -- He Binged On Drugs

7/14/2009 7:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Michael JacksonOne of Michael Jackson's former housekeepers told law enforcement the singer was often in such bad shape from drugs, his eyes would roll back in his head.

We've obtained documents from the Santa Barbara County Sheriff Department's 1993 investigation into allegations of child molestation. Kristina Fournier told deputies back then ... she saw syringes while she was employed at Neverland. Deputies asked her if she ever saw Jackson inject himself with a hypodermic needle -- she said no.

Fournier told deputies she was aware Jackson was under the influence of drugs and "under a doctor's care." Fournier said she saw doctors "come and go" at Neverland.

And Fournier said, on the subject of Jackson's drug addiction, "I think he had good periods and bad periods, and when he had a bad period, he had a bad period. Then he would get off (referring to drugs) and then it would start again."

Fournier said it was "well-known" among the Neverland staff that Jackson had a drug problem -- "Yes, and people would say, his eyes were rolling in the back of his head and he wouldn't know what he was talking about."


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301.

Della    

to the "MORON who needs to get their own user name you fake tripped out wacko, it is possible. If you don't have anythin useful to say other than to insult me, shut up. It is possible the man's heart gave out. So stop berating people on this board and namely me.
You don't know anymore than anyone else. ONLY what the media chooses for you to know. you believe every story they put out there. So what does that make you.
Now find your own user name or at lease have the balls to use your own name and not everyone else's when you decide to insult them you coward!

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302.

Della    

You should know that drug addicts weaken their heart muscles and other vital organs in their bodies from extended drug use. It is a KNOWN fact. But then again, you are too busy throwing stones to get any facts. Why don't you pick up a dictionary and learn something. Visit a medical facility, or a library and you would know these facts. So yes it is medically possbile for the heart to be under too much strain.
Now, grow a pair and respond using your own user name,

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303.

amazed    

Michael was a doper, who would have known! Damn Hollywood Stars half of them probably stay higher than a kite!

1925 days ago
304.

Della    

'Hell no!' Debbie Rowe does not want Michael Jackson's kids, but is mulling bid for custody anyway

By Nancy Dillon
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Tuesday, July 14th 2009, 3:10 PM

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Debbie Rowe tries to fend off photographers over the weekend in Palmdale, Calif. At right, Michael Jackson's children at the Staples Center tribute last week.

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LOS ANGELES - Debbie Rowe says "Hell no!" to raising the two children she bore to ex-hubby Michael Jackson, a bombshell email published by ExtraTV.com reveals.

"My lawyer is telling me I have to take some responsibility about the welfare of the children," Rowe wrote in a July 5 email to friend Rebecca White, obtained by Extra. "Do I want the kids? Hell no. Does it look good for me to ask for them? Absolutely. I don't want to look like the woman who gave away her kids and just forgot about them."

Rowe, 50, is considering a bid for custody of Michael Jr., 12, and Paris, 11, as her lawyers discuss private settlement options with Katherine Jackson, the grandmother named their temporary guardian, sources told the Daily News.

Michael Jackson's third child, 7-year-old Prince Michael II, nicknamed Blanket, was born to a secret surrogate after the divorce.

A source told the Daily News that Rowe is concerned about grandfather Joe Jackson's role in the children's upbringing considering Michael's stormy relationship with his dad.

"Would Michael want Joe to have them? I think it would be the last thing that he would ever have wanted," Rowe said in her July 5 email to White.

In an earlier email dated July 2, Rowe said "These kids are not mine. They were never mine. They were always Michael's. I was Michael's best friend."

Despite the emails, White told Extra she believes Rowe will seek custody.

"The motivation is money," White said. "I really have to be honest... If the children aren't the ones she wants, what else will she gain from it?"

White confirmed that a secret custody deal is in the works.

"In one text message she had just said, 'Just wait until the 14th. Everything will be done after the 14th.'... There's definitely going to be a secret deal. There's definitely going to be a settlement that's going to come out of this," White told Extra.

New details on Rowe's personal finances also surfaced Tuesday with the release of an April 2008 interview White sold to MTV that never aired.

Rowe said she spent $25,000 to $30,000 a month supporting her horse-breeding lifestyle in Palmdale, Calif. She said she was "on an allowance" and felt "scared every…all the time."

Asked if she felt financially secure, Rowe said: "I think so. I hope so. If I'm not, I'm pretty screwed at this point if I'm not. In which case, Mr. Trump, can I answer phones?"

Rowe surrendered her parental rights in 2001 but won them back in 2004 after a judge found procedural errors in the paperwork. She already has received millions in settlement payments to keep her distance - and her silence.

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305.

Franci, Germany    

All this is probably going to turn out like the 1993 accusation from former MJ's employees.

First, S. and P. La....... (former housekeepers who tried to sell their story to the tabloids with the help of a broker). Than followed by the Qui......, a Fillipino couple who had worked at Neverland; for $ 100,000 they said "the hand was outside the kid's pants" the minute the price went up to $ 500,000, "the hand went inside the pants. L.A. district attorney's office eventually concluded that both couples were useless as witnesses.

Than five former Jackson security guards showed up, at Hard Copy's Diane Dimond (the women who "follows" MJ for years - back at that time she said no money at all was paid for thet story. Two weeks later, a Hard Copy contrac reveals, the show was negotiation a $ 100,000 payment to five of MJ's security guards.

Their depositions under oath three month later revealed, it was clear they had never actually seen MJ do anything improper to any child.

Next came the maid. In December, Hard Copy presented "The Bedroom Maid's Painful Secret". B. F. told Ms. Diane Dimond and the reproters that she had seen MJ taking showers with young boys including her own son - an allegatinan that the grand jury apparently never found credible. Later on, a copy of F.'s sworn testimony revealed that HC had paid her $ 20,000......; later F. admitted she had never actually seen MJ shower with anyone.

We've seen all already; reporters don't check out the claims.....as Mary A. Fisher wrote 1994........Even, if you have never bought a MJ record in your life, you should be very concerned. Society is built on very few pillars. One of them is truth. When you abandon that, it's a slippery slope."

Despite the scant evidencce supporting their belief that MJ was guilty, the police stepped up their efforts. When police had lied earlier - in a MJ case - who tells us they do not lie now and how can anyone be sure that they are not doing again what they tried twice - make MJ look bad - who will fight for him now that he's gone.

Does not anyone of these to honorable reporters think about the fact that MJ leaves three children behind and that his children loved him.

Sure, I do read the so called "NEW's" and each day I wonder about the stories they come up with. Pls reporters do your homework right and stop coming up everyday with "someone who has seen something or pumped his stomage or saw IV's or oxy-tanks or, or, or.........it has to stop

Let the officals do their job - let's hope they do it for once in the best interest of MJ and the family he left behind -. Even if this will be the case, I guarantee you that their will still be enough room for all sorts of wild speculations.

Give the man a break and let him RIP - nothing that will be found will bring MJ back. Maybe it will prevent others from "going on the same ride" - but as long as money makes the world go around their will be stories like the MJ story. It is a shame and such a loss.


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306.

cali chick    

Funny how all these ople are just now comming out saying oh Michael did this and Michael did that.... but where they when all this was going on? They are just trying to get attention!

1925 days ago
307.

Jane    

It makes me sick to think of the three children who lived with this drugged out person full time-they must have seen something. Maybe far more than anyone knows right now. If the children are not his biologically (or perhaps even if they are-who knows at this point what else people covered up for him?), whose to say whether they ever shared his bed? Notice it was Paris who spoke out at the memorial, but his sons looked very troubled. I know-their father just died. That's not the kind of 'troubled' I mean. They look like they're very worn out with the world. It's absolutely sickening to see. His family wants him buried wherever they can make a buck off of visitors to the grave. They deserve a normal family life with a normal member of the family if there is one.

1925 days ago
308.

SugarSugar    

It is well known to anyone that has done their research that MJ had an addiction and went to rehab after the 1993 allegations. However, if what this maid was saying was true (you can never really be sure what is true), then that means he was using way before and just probably went on a binge after the stress of the allegations. Why is it that all the dozens, if not hundreds of people in this life did would not get him help and after all this time? I mean, really... Especially with three kids in the picture? I am beyond appalled about this. If they wanted "the money train" and fame-blindness to continue, would they want to keep him alive. This is becoming very disturbing and if all this is true, I am very surprised he lived this long with such supposed blatant abuse.

1925 days ago
309.

SugarSugar    

Well said, Toto...well said...

1925 days ago
310.

Penny    

To joelisa001_

"that I obtained a job at a hospital helping poeple who REALLY need help."

WOW...what's the name of the hospital? It would be nice to know so that those of us that might need help one day DON'T go the hospital where you are...you are a caregiver? Hmmmmmmmmmmmmm

1925 days ago
311.

Carmen    

ahh come on now his daughter said he was a good father......maybe someone told her to say that at his funeral. I mean the oldest kid didnt' say a word. Imagine being in a house all day long with that drug addict and then being dragged outside wearing disguises all the time. Lovely childhood. Can't wait till one of the kids write a book. At least now they'll have somewhat of a childhood.

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312.

Tianna    

GOD BLESS MICHAEL JACKSON, FOR NOT BEING ALIVE ON THIS EARTH TO SEE OR HEAR THIS HUGE MESS...GROW MORE & MORE LEGS WITH EACH PASSING DAY, SPREADING LIKE WILD FIRE!

accussations & speculation from the ever popular unknown "SOURCES"

This is like before OBAMA became President. The MEDIA had sooo much to YAP about. Once OBAMA became this countries first black president the MEDIA was still yapping about something they never believed would happen. Now that he's been our President (like it or not) for a little over 6 months..they dont really talk about OBAMA too much at all now...especially since Michael Jackson passed away. This story is still FLOODING the air waves over the TV & radio, on the WEB,...

Some People dont know how to take the fact that this man was the WORLDS GREATEST ENTERTAINER. they dont understand it. But like it or not folks...it will not go away for months if not years to come. Thats good & bad. LOL

1925 days ago
313.

Tianna    

391. BADALREADY AND LORI
SET UP? Who set MJ up? Are you for real? How pathetic all of you people are who continually defend a pedophile and junkie. How dare all of you point fingers to accuse the doctors, his family, and whoever else you can think of for his death. He was a grown man, and was responsible for himself. You are no better then the ones who turned a blind eye at his drug taking. You are all pathetic.

Posted at 4:43PM on Jul 14th 2009 by TO BADALREADY

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to #391

Who died & made you a JUDGE. Passing judgment on somebody who was never convicted on this earth of doing any of the things you are on here crusifying him for. You need to really get a life. WHO ARE YOU TO JUDGE & CALL the man NAMES? Some people need to find a real job to wake up & go to everyday rather than posting their psychotic HATE messages on TMZ all day everyday in every single MJ post using different names. c'mon now "HATERS".

1925 days ago
314.

amparo    

everyone near him knew about his addiction and no one helped him they are as guilty as any drug dealer they were suposed to take care of him call somebody this is like cronica de una muerte anunciada they were waitng to see him fall i can't belive it
but a fact is that this situation happens in many homes and countries and people pretend that nothing is happening just to avoid the pain of what people would say people will always remember the bad the dark the ugly things about someone ashhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

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315.

Sarani    

'WHAKO JACKO' - WE WERE ALL TOLD HE WAS - BUT INSTEAD HE HAS NOW PASSED KNOWN AS..........
'SMAKO JACKO' - WHAT YOU ALL NEED TO DO IS GATHER YOURSELF WITH AS MUCH INFORMATION AS YOU CAN ABOUT OXICONTIN ETC... THAT MJ WAS TAKING. WHEN YOU HAVE ARMED YRSELF WITH ALL THIS INFORMATION THEN SIT BACK AND THINK OF...WHY MJ WAS TAKING THE 'HILL BILLIE HEROIN'...YOU WILL LEARN THAT THIS DRUG BLOCKS ANY PAIN YOU MAY BE EXPERIENCING PHYSICALLY.....
BUT MOST OF ALL .............................. IT BLOCKS OUT ALL THE BAD THINGS THAT ARE GOING ON IN YR LIFE IT SUPPRESSES YOUR NATURAL ENDORPHINES YOU FEEL NOTHING YOU ARE JUST A SHELL WITH A SOUL THAT IS NOT ALIVE ANYMORE.....WITH ALL THE ALLEGATIONS AND SO SO NEGATIVE AT THAT NO WONDER HE WAS A WHACKED SMACKED OUT JACKO F..K TELL ME IN HIS LIFE WHY BLAME HIM......I SURE AS HELL WOULD BE THE SAME AND IF YOU ARE HONEST WITH YOURSELVES I THINK YOU WOULD BE ALSO
R.I.P MJ THERE WILL NEVER BE ANOTHER ARTIST/PREFORMER IN MOST OF OUR LIFETIMES THAT WILL EVER EXPERIENCE AN ENTERTAINER LIKE YOU. I THANK YOU FOR THAT AND I ALSO THANK YOU FOR YOUR PERSISTENCE TO GET BACK UP EACH TIME YOU WERE KNOCKED DOWN.

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