Michael Jackson was a drug addict, says brother 

Michael Jackson's brother Randy has broken ranks and given a brutally honest testimony about his sibling's later years in their mother's wrongful death suit against AEG.

Randy asserts that Michael was indeed a drug addict and that the family had tried to intervene at least 10 times, according to the New York Daily News. He also states that during Michael's molestation trial in 2005, the pop star intentionally took a high dose so he could end up in the hospital.

What's frankly strange is why no one really seems very interested in the trial, even though it gives us daily glimpses into the sad and bizarre world of M.J. that seemed so mysterious while he was alive.

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