A MICHAEL JACKSON fan caused chaos at the King Of Pop's ongoing child
molestation trial yesterday (22MAR05) when she started screaming hysterically
when sheriff's deputies attempted to help her after she fell over.
The unnamed woman, a spectator at the trial in Santa Maria, California,
was escorted to an ambulance after disturbing the proceedings with her cries
for a lost notebook.
Meanwhile, a comedienne who gave $20,000 (GBP10,500) to the family of the
boy accusing Jackson of molestation testified that she received a tearful phone
call from the boy's mother that led her to believe the family was being held
LOUISE PALANKER revealed she tried to get in touch with the family after
watching TV documentary LIVING WITH MICHAEL JACKSON, which featured the
In court, Palanker told the jury that the accuser's mother sounded
"frightened" when she eventually tracked her down.
She claims the mother told her, "Don't call me back here. They're
listening to everything I say. These people are evil," before she started
The comedienne explained she called her attorney after the phone chat
because she felt the family were being held against their will.
Palanker was called as a witness for the prosecution, who aim to prove
Jackson and his aides kidnapped the family and forced them to take part in a
video praising the pop star's fatherly qualities - as a rebuttal to the damning
Michael Jackson film.