CBS Fights ’04 Jackson “Wardrobe Malfunction” Fine

By MARYCLAIRE DALE Associated Press Writer PHILADELPHIA — After six years of legal wrangling and one Supreme Court review of Janet Jackson’s infamous Super Bowl “wardrobe malfunction,” CBS argued anew Tuesday that it should not be held responsible for the half-second of nudity. The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia had thrown out the […]

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“Wardrobe Malfunction” Fine to Be Reconsidered

PHILADELPHIA — A federal appeals court will re-examine the FCC fine it threw out against CBS over Janet Jackson’s “wardrobe malfunction” during the 2004 Super Bowl halftime show. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia on Tuesday will consider whether the FCC’s $550,000 fine for the broadcaster over the breast-baring performance is permissible. […]

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Janet Jackson: MJ in Denial Over Drug Use

BY: Frazier Moore NEW YORK – Janet Jackson says she recognized her brother Michael’s drug problem, and tried to help him, but that he rebuffed those attempts to intervene. “You can’t make ’em drink the water,” Jackson told ABC News in an interview airing tonight. When asked if her brother was in denial about his […]

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Jackson’s Sister Blames Doctor For Michael’s Death

(AP) NEW YORK – Janet Jackson blames Dr. Conrad Murray for her brother Michael’s death. She told ABC News in an interview to air Wednesday that Murray should no longer be allowed to practice medicine. Murray faces manslaughter charges for the pop star’s death this summer. A spokeswoman for the doctor, Miranda Sevcik (SEHV’-sick) said […]

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ABC’s Roberts Lands Janet Jackson Interview

(AP) NEW YORK — ABC has booked a prime-time interview with pop star Janet Jackson, expected to be her first lengthy television interview since her brother Michael’s death. ABC’s Robin Roberts will interview Jackson at her California home for an hour-long special scheduled to air on Nov. 18. Jackson is promoting a greatest hits CD […]

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Sneak Peek Into New Michael Jackson Film At VMAs

The MTV Video Music Awards will air a trailer for the long-awaited Michael Jackson film, ‘This Is It.’ The network says it has partnered with Sony to give audiences a sneak peek of the movie, which will offer a behind-the-scenes glimpse into Jackson’s last concert before his death – at the London O2 Arena. The […]

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Janet Jackson’s Wardrobe Malfunction Re-Examined

Just when you thought Janet Jackson’s 2004 Super Bowl wardrobe malfunction was ancient history, the court brings it up again, those pervs. A ruling in favor of CBS will be re-examined and the network’s $550,000 fine that was originally thrown out by the appeals court may be re-instated, as suggested by the Supreme Court. The […]

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