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Katherine Jackson

Judge Rejects Katherine's Plea for New Trial

In Michael Jackson Case

1/13/2014 2:30 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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Katherine Jackson just got shut down by an L.A. judge ... who REJECTED her bid for a new trial in the Michael Jackson wrongful death case.

A jury shut Katherine down in October  ... ruling AEG Live did not screw up in hiring Dr. Conrad Murray.

Katherine claimed jurors had been given confusing instructions ... but the judge wasn't buying what she was selling.

Katherine's recourse now is to take up her beef with the California Court of Appeal.  She's already filed legal docs with the court.

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16.

Sips    

Wow this lady will just not give up go on welfare you can no longer made money off of your son just let it go you greedy old hag.....

254 days ago
17.

tgrfan42069    

bet jermaine is bummed

254 days ago
18.

en Todo Momento!!    

honestly? she would only have a 'case' if there was 'evidence' or 'proof' that there was a 'systematic arrangement' to 'eliminate' her son. like if there had been some 'arranged process or operation to 'exterminate' or 'erase' her son for some 'arbitrary' reason. like if he was regarded in some way as a 'disturbance' and they plugged him (michael jackson) into a system or process to have his genetic material removed or erased from the human gene pool. i know, sounds like a really bad sifi novel, but hey, i'm just pointing out that she would only have a valid case (which the judge apparently is not convinced) if there was a preemptive 'plan' or 'operation' to have michael jackson, mr jackson 'eliminated' or 'exterminated'. other than that, it is merely a very unfortunate chain of events................................................ you know?

254 days ago
19.

Vote2012    

Sadly it's all about the $$$$$ she is looking for another big payday.

254 days ago
20.

Llwynn    

Go count your millions!

254 days ago
21.

Just My Opinion    

Why don't she use OJ Lawyers? If they can get someone off for killing two people, just because a frickin glove don't fit. Those guys could possibly talk a judge into a new trail. LOL

254 days ago
22.

namers    

Janet, you best stay in Europe with your billionaire hubby.

254 days ago
23.

bring back recent posts    

...this woman needs too no waste her time making lawyers richer...and sit back and enjoy her life in a nice quiet remote condo with no stairs and let her family visit when she feels up too it...life is too short to go on with this nonsense..her son is responsible ultimately for his death and the only other person has done his required time...end of story..let her grand kids with Michael heal And lead a more drama free life...

254 days ago
24.

notalawyer    

It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.

253 days ago
25.

charlotte    

Poor thing, she is receiving some bad advice, at this point only her lawyers are winning.

253 days ago
26.

Jordan    

Katharine is going to Appeal all the way to the US Supreme Court with the same Ruling. DENIED!!!!!!

253 days ago
27.

jl    

the person she needs to blame is dead

253 days ago
28.

vegas-mom-    

OMG!! YOUR SON WAS A JUNKIE!! Move on with your life!!

253 days ago
29.

Waka Waka Waka    

Note to Katherine.... I just have two words for you... IT'S OVER!!!!

253 days ago
30.

OhWell    

?? Michael Who ??

253 days ago
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