As we approach the 5 year anniversary of Michael's passing, Richard hosts guests Attorney Tom Mesereau & Deborah Kunesh. Thomas A. Mesereau, Jr. is best known for acquitting the late music legend of all 14 charges in the most watched trial in legal history. Tom is one of the best trial lawyers in the country. Barbara Walters named Tom one of the year’s "10 Most Fascinating People," for his trial excellence & commitment to representing the underprivileged. Thomas is widely recognized for his 30 years of pro bono, free legal work for the poor & underrepresented. Mr. Mesereau is a well known presence in the African-American community where he operates a free legal clinic and assists local organizations and churches in drug recovery & youth counseling. For the past 15 years, he has defended on average at least one death penalty case each year for free in the Deep South.
Deborah Kunesh is an Entertainment Writer with a passion for the performing arts & a desire to bring something fresh to the art of writing about it. She strives to bring a human touch to interviews with celebrities. Her articles have appeared in magazines, over Wire Services, & in daily newspapers. With the news of Michael's passing, she felt a pull to get the correct information out there. "We need to stop buying into all of the garbage we're fed daily by some media and tabloids," Deborah says. She wanted to give Michael, his family & memory vindication & allow the public to see the person and the man with genius for who he really was. Her website www.reflectionsonthedance.com is the source for info about Michael's life & music.