The Michael Jackson Case: High Pressure and Hindsight

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The failed Michael Jackson child molestation prosecution was overcharged, overtried and outgunned by a solid defense, say some Monday morning quarterbacks who typically play the game and win. In addition to giving attorneys an opportunity to flex their 20/20 hindsight, the Jackson case illustrates the high-pressure world of prosecutors who bring high-profile cases. Among the challenges: raised expectations, intense scrutiny and a media circus.

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