Opening statements in Mrs Katherine Jackson’s wrongful death trial against AEG, will be heard on Monday April 29th, with the first testimony to follow soon after.
Jury selection concluded Tuesday afternoon with selection of six alternates to back up the 12 jurors chosen Monday.
Jackson Lawyer Brian Panish called it a “good, diverse” jury, after the 12 main jurors were seated Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court.
The trial, which could last three or four months, is expected to include testimony from Prince and Paris Jackson, the singer’s two oldest children, and a list of celebrity witnesses.
Source: CNN & MJWN
A former attorney for Michael Jackson, Howard Weitzman, has died in Los Angeles of cancer. He was also an attorney for other celebrities including Marlon Brando.