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Katherine Jackson

I Need Help from the Doc

Who Killed My Son

1/20/2013 6:00 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0114-katherine-jackson-conrad-murray-tmzKatherine Jackson is reaching out to the man who killed her son because she needs him badly for something ... TMZ has learned.

Katherine is in the throes of a wrongful death lawsuit against AEG, claiming the company negligently hired Dr. Conrad Murray and failed to properly supervise him.

Here's the problem.  She needs Murray on the record, explaining how the arrangement went down, so she's subpoenaed the jailed Doc. Katherine wants Murray to acknowledge AEG masterminded the plan to bring him on board.

It's ironic, to say the least, but Katherine is dealing with some bad options. She can go after Murray, but he doesn't have a pot to piss in. Or, she can try to bring him into the fold in order to go after the deep pockets -- AEG.

Now the real problem -- Murray's not cooperating. His lawyers, Valerie Wass and J. Michael Flanagan, are fighting the subpoena, trying to get it tossed on technical grounds.

So Katherine can persist ... and a judge could order Murray to tell all. But she doesn't want to unnecessarily antagonize the Doc, because a hostile witness is often a bad witness.

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91.

HumanNature    

DON'T FORGET THAT AEG TOOK OUT A LIFE INSURANCE POLICY THAT COVERED "DRUG OVERDOSE" ON MJ!!!!!


PLANNED MURDER!!!!!


THE "QUACK" SHOULD BE HAPPY TO TELL THE "TRUUUUTH" AGAINST HIS KILLER EMPLOYER!!!!

603 days ago
92.

Sammy    

Please...Karen Faye was FIRED and Michael Jackson hired Another make up artist for the TII, there is no need to know him better to know it...was widely reported...the fact she was his make up artist and friend (a thing common to many many people...) does not mean he couldn' t change if he wanted and he did so...even though she claimed that it is NOT true.....she she not even called to testify at Murray's trial since she knew NOTHING as she was NOT there...but you are free to believe her of course...it does not make it true....and that's all...

603 days ago
93.

HumanNature    

HEY "QUACK"


WHY HIDE BEHIND YOUR LAWYERS???????


LAST YEAR, YOU WANTED MRS. JACKSON TO COME AND VISITED YOU IN JAIL BECAUSE YOU WANTED TO TELL HER THE "TRUUUTH"!!!!!


COURT IS THE BEST PLACE!!!!!

603 days ago
94.

Sammy    

Oh....and of course no need to "hate" Karen Faye...she is irrelevant... having been MJ make up artist and one of his many friends close or less close...doesn't make her an MJ expert...and no need to "hate" KJ.... I think I can have an opinion on her.....mah...

603 days ago
95.

HumanNature    

Sammy


MRS. JACKSON HAS EVERY RIGHT TO SUE THE REAL "MURDERERS"!!!!!


AEG


REMEMBER, CONRAD "THE QUACK" MURRAY WAS JUST THE DUMB A@@ SCAPEGOAT!!!!


THIS IS THE ONLY WAY FOR THE "QUACK" TO FINALLY TELL THE "TRUUUTH" AND CLEAR HIS "DUMB A@@" NAME IN AN COURT OF LAW!!!!!!


THIS WOULD BE HIS MOMENT TO SET THE RECORD STRAIGHT IF HE DOES NOT HAVE ANYTHING TO "HIDE"!!!!

603 days ago
96.

Sammy    

Human Nature
I think if Murray had some to say he would have done it already to save himself from the jail.....even partially....and he did not.... he accused everyone.....included MJ....

603 days ago
97.

moni    

Hi Brigha,

always love your posts!
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You know, it’s not even AEG’s merciless way of exploiting Michael that enrages me most. Sadly enough, that’s what all too many employers have been doing to their employees from the dawn of times.
What really, really gives me the creeps is the abyss of pure, ice cold contempt that is shown in this miserable affair. As you say, just a monkey, and maybe even less than that.
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The same with Murray. What has Michael meant to him? Obviously not more than a piece of meat he would stick his needles into, impatiently waiting until the „patient“ had closed his eyes so Murray could finally leave the room to do more pleasing things than taking care of the person who had entrusted his life to him for an incredible amount of money.
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BTW, I’m sure Murray and AEG had already worked out a plan how the medical support in London would be. Rumours have it still today that Michael had two young local internists with him while performing the History tour in Germany. No matter what country it is and how strict the regulations there are – if you have the connections and can pay enough you’ll always and everywhere find someone who is ready to sell his ethics for money.

603 days ago
98.

moni    

As for Karen Faye: You can tell what you want – she and Kenny Ortega seem to be one of the very few persons who really showed something like empathy and affection for Michael!

603 days ago
99.

moni    

Brigha,

re the internists: I’ve read about that story several times. What I definitely remember is an interview that a German news magazine conducted with George Kerwinsky, Michael’s tour chauffeur at Bad, Dangerous and History. The guy recalled the two young internists, according to him they were from Großhadern, what is a big hospital in Munich. Allegedly they used to be quite unclear in their statements, e.g. they could never exactly tell whether or not Michael would be able to perform in the evening. Somebody else (I’ve forgotten the source) remembered that the internists always carried some mysterious cartons and a hospital apparatus with them. Furthermore Kerwinsky stated that Michael – in contrast to Bad and Dangerous – often was bad-tempered during „History“, irritable and confused. Also in contrary to his foregoing tours he didn’t have his hotel room inlayed with parquet floor in order to practise his dance moves.
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Rumours, rumours, rumours! Whether they are true or not: I think it’s not completely wrong to assume that Michael might have fought his sleeping problems with Propofol even back then.
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Brigha, you have a point with your presumption that there must have been support waiting for Murray in London. Do you think it’s possible that this support came from somewhere else than the medical field? I’m not sure about the amount of Propofol Murray stockpiled in L.A. Wasn’t it at least four gallons? Even if the good doc had intented to put Michael under for 24 hours a day already in California – this amount would have been much too much! So: Did he plan to ship that Propofol (and later more) to London? By (aargh, I miss the English word here) declaring the shipment as something else? Cough syrup? Could he maybe count on help from a „bought“ person working e.g. for the customs? Was he that naive? And what had AEG to do with that?
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I know, I know, wild guess...
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But the supply-question is indeed an interesting one!
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btw: To figure out how Murray terribly fails in organising his birthday party is hilarious! LOL!

603 days ago
100.

Luz    

Katherine Jackson doesn't even have to ask Conrad Murray to testify. She can just go ahead with her lawsuit and ask the court to subpoena Murray. I don't think Katherine even has a say in wether this will get Murray an earlier release, unless new evidence shows Michael didn't die from the propofol and the ****tail of drugs Murray gave him. And that is not likely to happen. If she subpoenas Murray, he will have no choice than to testify and lie under oath, if that's his choice. But I don't think he's that stupid.
Actually, I think she should go ahead and sue him in civil court, even if he doesn't have a dime now, just to prevent him from profiting on Michael's notoriety, based on the Son of Sam Law. I would even look into Asset Forefeiture (like Ron Goldman's family did).

603 days ago
101.

Brigha from UK    

Moni,
Maybe it's possible that the interns were administering Propofol, but it could have been simply tranquillizers, or even just saline for rehydration. As for the bad temper and irritability. That could have been due to insomnia. Remember MJ had complained about insomnia since his mid twenties. He said he hated touring because of the jet lag. Imagine not sleeping for a couple of nights and then having to give such a highly physical performance.
So, maybe it's possible that Propofol was in his life back then.

As for Murray. The 4 gallons that he ordered (verified against the suppliers invoices) was all used up preparing MJ for the rehearsals in LA.
Remember Murray said he only gave MJ a tiny amount to induce sleep on the night he died. Yet Walgren showed that the amount Murray ordered and used correlated exactly with a 200ml drip every night?

My point being that Murray was NOT storing it up for London. The LAPD only recovered a small amount from Carolwood. Murray was only storing enough for the next couple of nights.
He wasn't planning to smuggle any into the UK.
He was going to somehow get his UK supply over here.

It was an Interesting point you made Moni about obtaining the drug from a non-medical field. I know dentists anaethetists use it (and this may have been Murrays contact) but I wonder if vets ever use it on animals?

603 days ago
102.

Brigha from UK    

Hi Luz,
I agree that Katherine should sue Murray under the Son of Sam Law.
She halted the restitution action initiated by Walgren after the trial. I don't know why, but I expect the estate had something to do with it.

Katherine has had so much to deal with in the last 3 years. Michaels death, Murrays trial, becoming guardian for MJs kid, losing Hayvenhurst, the eviction of Jermaines ex wife and her grandkids, the 'kidnapping', the threat of losing guardianship, ....and now this. All this at her age. It's a wonder she's still alive.

603 days ago
103.

MiMi    

And Katherine is so strong that she allowed her offspring to keep her away from MJ3 for days on end to the point that they were in a panic.

603 days ago
104.

MiMi    

Brigha


I looked at both yours and Karen Fayes tweets. What I stated has been known for years in the fan community. Just because she states otherwise now does not cause me to think differently.

I don't desire to get into a debate as to KF's creditbility. Just wanted to point out that she is one of many who claimed love and friendship but then again many of MJ"s so called 'friends' actions have proven otherwise.

603 days ago
105.

MiMi    

Michael did not have internists with him on the HIstory tour.


The Doctor who attended to him during that time was Dr. Neil Ratner.

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