Michael Jackson has been granted a court order against XtraJet, an aircraft company that was attempting to sell a videotape made of the star as he flew from Las Vegas to California last week.

Michael Jackson has been granted a court order against XtraJet, an aircraft company that was attempting to sell a videotape made of the star as he flew from Las Vegas to California last week. At the time, Jackson was en route on one of the company's planes to surrender on charges of sexual molestation in Santa Barbara. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has set a hearing for Dec. 18 to rule further on the legality of the video.

"The videotaping of my client conferring with me was illegal and outrageous, as was the aircraft company's attempt to sell that tape for profit," Jackson attorney Mark Geragos said in a statement. "This entire case is about cash, and anyone who believes differently is living in their own Neverland."

"We will be absolutely relentless in our pursuit of any and all extortionists regardless of how they try to gift wrap their lies in the cloak of justice," he continued. "Michael is not going to be a pinata for every money-hungry publicity seeker to strike in the hopes of hitting it rich."

If found guilty, Jackson could face between three to eight years in prison on each charge he faces. After posting $3 million bail last week, he is due back in court on Jan. 9.

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