Category Archive for: ‘Michael Jackson’

Michael Jackson Death Probe Zeroes in on Medications Found at His Home

July 1, 2009By Andrew Blankstein, Cara Mia DiMassa and Richard Winton Los Angeles Times Authorities investigating the circumstances of Michael Jackson’s death are relying in part on several bags of evidence they have removed over the last week from the pop star’s Holmby Hills mansion, including prescription drugs that one source said were not in Jackson’s name. It will be …

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Michael Jackson and Prescription Drugs: A Window on a Broader U.S. Issue?

July 5, 2009By MICHAEL B. FARRELLABC News The ongoing investigation into Michael Jackson’s death has stirred many questions about the pop icon’s use of prescription drugs and whether overmedicating played a role. While the official cause is not expected for several weeks, colleagues and friends of Mr. Jackson have suggested that a misuse of prescription medication may have been a …

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