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Wade Robson Reaching Out To The Housekeeper Who Testified That Michael Jackson Abused Him For Help In New Lawsuit!
As more shocking and disturbing details emerge from Wade Robson's claims that he was, in fact, sexually abused by Michael Jackson for seven years during his childhood and adolescence, it appears that the woman who first spoke of his possible molestation at the hands of the pop icon during his 2005 trial will now be detrimental to this most recent civil lawsuit…even though the choreographer claimed she was LYING back then!
As you may recall, Blanca Francia worked as a housekeeper at the Neverland Ranch, where Jackson resided, back in the late 1980s. During the 2005 molestation trial, she testified that she saw Michael showering with Wade back when he was 7 or 8, and although she couldn't see what was happening because of steam from the water, she heard her boss laughing.
Of course, Wade's testimony at the time
Even though Wade was afraid of admitting what he believes to be truth — as seen when he defended Michael in 2005 over similar molestation claims— about his relationship with the late pop icon, he is crossing his fingers that his bravery will inspire others to confess.
This is such a complicated and terribly tragic situation!
He did so to defend Uncle MJ against Wade Robson's horrific allegations and lawsuits.
Taj, who is Tito's son, says he was sexually abused by a family member from his maternal side.
Reason #241 why America rocks: All defendants in a court of law are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
Still, this weekend's development hurts our heart!
Three men claim Kevin sexually abused them while they were minors and they filed lawsuits saying as much.
Kevin's lawyer Michael Berger just filed a motion to combat this lawsuit, not by maintaining his client's innocence, but by saying the men aren't entitled to any money because the statute of limitations expired on their grievances.
In the motion filed to dismiss the lawsuits, Michael claims
Anoushka Shankar is a sitar player and the daughter of the most famous sitar player of all time, the late Ravi Shankar.
We're not sure if it was her father's passing this year that gave Anoushka the courage to reveal this, but we're glad she found the strength.
Ch-ch-check out the video (above) to hear the whole sad story!
We are so in awe of this brave woman, speaking out to try to protect other girls! Good for you, Anoushka!
After the shocking revelations about her father surfaced, Nastassja Kinski has spoken up about her half sister's new memoir.
She had no idea what her father Klaus Kinski was doing to Pola Kinski, but she's proud that her sibling was able to get the heavy weight off her chest.
Here's what she said: