2020 Grammys

Michael Jackson Charged With Molestation

Michael Jackson was charged on Thursday with nine counts of child molestation against a youth under the age of 14, including seven "lewd acts" committed earlier this year.

Michael Jackson was charged on Thursday with nine counts of child molestation against a youth under the age of 14, including seven "lewd acts" committed earlier this year.

The charges accuse Jackson of having "substantial sexual conduct" with the boy, who is identified in court papers only as "John Doe," and with giving him an "intoxicating agent" in order to molest him.

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