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Joe Jackson -- Dr. Murray Held MJ Drug Intervention

8/25/2010 12:40 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Joe Jackson has re-filed his wrongful death lawsuit against Dr. Conrad Murray -- and now claims Dr. Murray and AEG staged an intervention with Michael Jackson one week before he died.


According to the new documents, Dr. Murray and representatives from AEG went to Michael Jackson's home on N. Carolwood Drive on June 18, 2009 -- and said they were there for a "drug intervention."

The suit claims during the meeting AEG demanded Michael "stop seeing Dr. Arnold Klein and stop taking the drugs Klein gave to him." They wanted Michael to "take only the medications being given to him by Conrad Murray."

According to the suit ... the intervention was intended to get Michael to adhere to Dr. Murray's drug regimen so he could get more sleep.  AEG thought Michael was missing rehearsals because of medications from Dr. Klein and other doctors.  

The suit also alleges that in the days leading up to Michael's death it was apparent he was getting weaker and weaker, at times seeming "drugged and disoriented."

The upshot of the lawsuit -- the intervention and general concern over MJ's drug use is proof Dr. Murray had no business administering Propofol and other drugs to the singer and that Dr. Murray knew he was playing with fire.


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so sick of the so self righteous people who come on here, condemning Jackson. Maybe he did do these things you mentioned above...maybe he was trying to find a quick fix so he could sleep, function, rehearse and get ready to throw himself back into the ring so he could perform 50 frckn shows, ya think? the weight of the world on his shoulders since the age of 5 years old.
Posted at 1:18 PM on Aug 26, 2010 by katie10

I have no right to judge Michael Jackson because I have not walked in his shoes.But his death is tragic and it could have been prevented.I wish the bad people around him had left him alone.

1489 days ago


Happy birthday Macaulay Caulkin, can't believe you are 30 years old time flies...

1489 days ago


Happy birthday Macauley Caulkin, can"t believe you are 30 today!

1489 days ago


MJ did not deserve this. He died as he lived. ALONE. Others get to die surrounded by family and friends but not MJ who had the entire world mourn him but no one around, not even the doctor he hired. How sad.

1489 days ago


@289 Vana how can you say Michael didn't believe he had a drug addiction when half the world saw him admitting it on TV and admitting going to rehab???????

1489 days ago


@306 Back in the mid 90's he did admit a drug addiction problem and went to rehab at the insistence of then wife Lisa Marie, what I speak of is more recent. I don't think a decade and a half later he wanted to admit he had a drug problem AGAIN. He had no wife to insist he go. And it was mentioned at the last family intervention that he stated that he didn't have a drug problem. In order to be cured, you have to admit you have a problem and MJ would not admit that. This is why all those interventions failed.

Admitting it meant going to rehab! AGAIN!!

1489 days ago


OMG OHWELL!!! DONT YOU EVER GET TIRED OF BEING SO ANNOYING ??? YOU ARE A WASTE OF BREATH AND YOU HAVE KNOW RESPECT FOR ANYONE !!! why not try just doing something else for your attention , isnt deb enough for you? oh guess not!!!! that is why you have to come on here and just be a total azz!!!!? rip mj-sue from tampa

1489 days ago


thank u for that video with matt drudge. it is so true and he summed it up perfectly..
back later :)

1489 days ago


WOW-- have i died and gone to heaven as soon as ohwell made a comment about caulkin and mj i responded to it, and now it is gone!!!! wow that was magic!!!!hhhmmmmmmmmmm!!!!tmz or maybe he is a tmz internal and can do those kind of things... things that make you go hmmmmmmmmmmmm!!!sue from tampa

1489 days ago


michael was so demanding about things i just cant see anyone forcing him into a car to go to rehab!!!! i wish he would have had someone in his life that he trusted to be there just for him, maybe things would have turned out alot different for one could tell this man no!!!! and now he is gone way to soon!!! sue from tampa

1489 days ago


katie 10- thankyou for your info -SICK IS WHAT THEY ARE!!!!! too bad for them!!! what a life- sue from tampa

1489 days ago

Phantom of the Opera    

Happy Birthday Macaulay Culkin.

1489 days ago
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