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Jackson replacing attorneys Geragos and Brafman

...child molestation case, the lawyers told The Associated Press on Sunday. The pop superstar's new lawyer will be Thomas Mesereau Jr., another well-known criminal defense attorney who represented actor Robert Blake in his murder case until they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/26/ent_413456.shtml
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Michael Jackson's accuser winds up testimony

...15-year-old boy offered the testimony under questioning by District Attorney Tom Sneddon after Jackson attorney Thomas Mesereau Jr. concluded his lengthy cross-examination of the witness. It was revealed during the cross-examination Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/16/ent_447456.shtml
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Act Two of Jackson case features new cast of lawyers

...high profile lawyers, Mark Geragos and Benjamin Brafman. At the counsel table when court reconvenes Friday will be Thomas Mesereau Jr., a well known advocate whose work on behalf of the downtrodden and minorities was a selling point for the superstar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/28/ent_413692.shtml
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Jackson lawyers seek removal of prosecutor

...to intervene. Superior Court Judge Rodney Melville was expected to rule on the motion Thursday. Defense attorney Thomas Mesereau Jr. said in court papers that Sneddon "is motivated by personal animosity" toward Jackson," creating a conflict...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/05/ent_433467.shtml
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Jackson trial tentatively set for Sept. 13

...3 million bail be lowered. Jackson was not in court, and few fans turned out for the hearing. Defense attorney Thomas Mesereau Jr. objected to setting a trial date, saying the prosecution had not given the defense all evidence in the case...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/29/ent_417117.shtml
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Defense attacks case against Michael Jackson

...crimes because the accuser's story changed. "Mr. Jackson flat-out denies these molestation allegations," Thomas Mesereau Jr. told the jury. "They are false." When Mesereau finished, the prosecution called as its first witness British...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/02/ent_445811.shtml
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Will Michael Jackson testify?

...Conventional legal wisdom is that defendants should not take the stand in criminal trials, but lead defense lawyer Thomas Mesereau Jr. has a history of putting his clients on the stand to speak for themselves. His close friend and associate, attorney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/02/ent_451913.shtml
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Jackson defense cross-examines accuser's sister

...took them in after years of abuse by the mother's ex-husband. The tape was used by Jackson defense attorney Thomas Mesereau Jr. in an attempt to impeach the credibility of the accuser's 18-year-old sister by trying to show inconsistencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/08/ent_446712.shtml
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Accuser says he told school official that nothing happened

...class. "I told Dean Alpert he didn't do anything to me," the boy said under questioning by Jackson attorney Thomas Mesereau Jr. "I told him twice." Prosecutors allege Jackson, 46, plied the boy with alcohol and molested him at his Neverland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/15/ent_447364.shtml
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Michael Jackson's father hires lawyer to be 'extra pair of eyes' in court

...said Joseph Jackson wants her to attend court hearings with him "to tell him what's going on." Jackson attorney Thomas Mesereau Jr., who replaced Mark Geragos last month, said he knew about the arrangement with Opri but has not met or spoken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/27/ent_416891.shtml
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