Michael Jackson estate suing HBO for $100m over tell-all documentary

Country
Puerto Rico (PR)
Score
1.8
Source
The Guardian
Time
2019-02-21 (UTC)
ID
13265459

The singer’s estate is claiming the network is breaching a 1992 non-disparagement contract by airing a two-part documentary alleging sexual abuse against children Michael Jackson’s estate is suing HBO over the network’s plans to air a documentary alleging the singer sexually abused two young boys. The estate is claiming that by showing Leaving Neverland, HBO is violating a non-disparagement clause from a 1992 contract. According to the suit, when HBO aired Michael Jackson in Concert in Bucharest: The Dangerous Tour, the clause precluded them from disparaging the singer in future works. Continue reading...