Governor of the U.S. state of Virginia Ralph Northam says he will not resign from office because he does not believe that he appears in a controversial photograph from his 1984 medical school yearbook showing one person wearing blackface and another person wearing Ku Klux Klan attire. However, Northam later admits to wearing blackface during the same time period for a dance contest, in order to imitate musician Michael Jackson.
The jury in the Michael Jackson Estate vs. AEG Live court case finds AEG Live not guilty of negligence in hiring musician Michael Jackson's physician Conrad Murray. Murray was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in 2011.
Paris Jackson, Michael Jackson's daughter, tries to commit suicide by cutting her wrists and overdosing on pills.
The wrongful death of Michael Jackson trial gets underway with jury selection.
Conrad Murray is found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in relation to the death of American entertainer Michael Jackson.
The jury retires to consider its verdict in the trial of Dr Conrad Murray for the alleged involuntary manslaughter of U.S. entertainer Michael Jackson.
The trial of Dr Conrad Murray for manslaughter in connection to the death of American singer Michael Jackson begins in California.
Conrad Murray, Michael Jackson's doctor pleads not guilty in death of the star.
Dr. Conrad Murray is charged with involuntary manslaughter in pop singer Michael Jackson's death.
Seven performers, including Michael Jackson, Bobby Darin and Loretta Lynn, are awarded Lifetime Achievement Awards.