December 18th, 2003

[britney] flower

2 quick thinks..

#1

FILING OF FORMAL CHARGES AND PRESS BRIEFING

FROM: THOMAS W. SNEDDON, JR., DISTRICT ATTORNEY
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY

DATE: DECEMBER 17, 2003

RE: FILING OF FORMAL CHARGES AND PRESS BRIEFING

A formal felony criminal complaint against Michael Jackson will be filed tomorrow in Santa Barbara County Superior Court, Santa Maria Division, in Santa Maria, California, Thursday, December 18, 2003, at approximately 1 p.m. PT. The courthouse is located at 312 East Cook Street, at the corner of Miller and Cook. The filing will be in Building E. I will conduct a short press briefing at the location immediately following the filing.

The filing document will be available online at www.sbscpressinfo.org.

Media inquiries should be directed to Tellem Worldwide at 310-479-6111. Please ask for Jason Karpf or Susan Tellem.

Source: sbdaofficialsite/MJJF

#2

January 9, 2003 Arraignment Date Change

Due to a request by the Superior Court, the date of arraignment previously set for January 9, 2004 has been continued to January 16, 2004. Michael Jackson is not required to appear on January 9th, but will be required to appear at the January 16th hearing date.

In addition, an agreement will allow the return of Mr. Jackson´s passport to allow him to travel to Great Britain from December 20 to January 6, 2004.

Source: sbscpressinfo.org/MJJF