Transcript for Michael Jackson Wrongful Death Lawsuit: Jury Selection Begins
-- the long awaited trial in which Michael Jackson's mother is seeking billions of dollars from those that she blames for the pop star's death. Katherine Jackson says tour promoters AEG hired Doctor Conrad Murray who's now serving time for giving Michael Jackson an overdose of the drug Propofol. ABC's -- hit is in Los Angeles with more good morning -- Good morning John and Diana the Jackson family is expected back in a Los Angeles courtroom today because -- battle with Michael Jackson's infamous physician. Is far from over. Michael Jackson's two eldest children parents and friends are expected to be the star witnesses in -- trial that -- their family's legal battles in a new direction. They're taking the concert tonight eight ET to trial today AEG's sponsor Jackson's comeback concert tour. King of pop's mother Katherine and the Jackson children. -- any EG negligently hired and supervise Doctor Conrad Murray. He was sentenced to four years in prison on involuntary manslaughter charges -- Family members claimed Michael Jackson was under pressure to get ready for -- concerts when he does not physically able. In their wrongful death suit they say Michael wound -- -- doctor -- Here this is really phase two of the Conrad Murray case if the question is really was he working for AEG or was -- Michael Jackson's personal position. If he was Michael Jackson's personal position then it's possible that AEG is off the hook. Paris and prince may be called to testify about their father's final days in the emotional side of the case that is all about money. They're seeking hundreds of millions of dollars more in damages. It's not going to be a tricky question with respect to. How this family has been financially. Impacted because the fact of the matter is Michael Jackson has made a lot more in debt. -- -- life but clearly the emotion will be with the families and not the corporate giant AEG. Another star witness may be the pop star prints eight EG also once served as his concert promoter and there's were the Jackson's mother's legal team has requested his testimony. -- Diana.
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