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Was Michael Jackson Framed? You betcha!
on October 4, 2012
While I had heard much about Ms. Fisher's article (no clue why I didn't get to it sooner), it definitely confirms my belief that the entire 1993 allegation was bogus and profit driven. Ms. Fisher delves into the backgrounds of both the accuser's father and his attorney Feldman. Feldman, like Conrad Murray, was up his ears in unpaid debt and judgments; the father, Evan Chandler, had various upset former patients hounding him, threatening lawsuits, and hated being a dentist, so who better to target for $ than (at the time) the most famous entertainer on the planet, Michael Jackson, who was known for his generous compassionate nature. Rothman, the attorney, had been disciplined by the California Bar for questionable practices, was behind on his own support payments, and there was a mighty long list of former clients who weren't very happy with him. The father, Chandler, hired a traveling "dental anesthesiologist" (who was later censured by the dental board (for different lapses)) to anesthesize the child so that nefarious false memories could be implanted, resulting in the 13-year old recalling events involving Michael Jackson that never occurred. Unimaginable, but not more so than this father's accepting money rather than proceeding with criminal charges if he truly believed his son had been "molested"! And nothing in the civil settlement prevented subsequent criminal prosecution. By that time, Chandler had received what he wanted all along, M O N E Y! Only wish I had read this article years ago. It's short, to the point, and while not eye-opening to those of us who have researched this matter, Ms. Fisher's revelations concerning the defense side of the case (never reported by mainstream and tabloid media) and financial status of both the father and of his attorney at the beginning of this sad episode, eerily parallel the financial woes of the subsequent cast of miscreants who used the generosity of our greatest entertainer to line their own pockets. Thank you Ms. Fisher.
One point, however, in the prologue Ms. Fisher states in 2009 the boy (now 33 years old), came forward saying the 1993 events never happened and he was sorry for the lies. There are differing opinions as to whether he actually did.