Michael Jackson's Mother, Children Suing AEG Live Over Jackson's Drug Addiction

Seeking more than $40 billion in damages


Michael Jackson's intense and decades-long addiction to powerful prescription drugs will be front and center in his family's wrongful death trial … which kicks off today. 

Katherine Jackson and Michael's 3 kids are suing AEG Live, claiming the company negligently hired and supervised Dr. Conrad Murray … who killed MJ with a massive overdose of Propofol.