Michael Jackson fans have taken to Twitter to the news that seven years ago today (June 13) the singer was been found not guilty of all charges at the end of his four-month-long child abuse trial.
Prosecutors had charged the singer with four counts of lewd conduct with a child younger than 14; one count of attempted lewd conduct; four counts of administering alcohol to facilitate child molestation; and one count of conspiracy to commit child abduction, false imprisonment or extortion back in 2005.
'Michael Jackson Is Innocent' began trending on the social network site this afternoon leaving many confused and some angry.
''Why is Michael Jackson is innocent trending? Isn't that completely irrelevant now?'' posted one user.
Another added: "Michael Jackson Is Innocent? why don't you just let him rest in peace instead of bringing up the bad stuff. remember him for his music."
While fans praised the news: ''13 June 2005 - Michael Jackson was found innocent against the disgusting allegations made against him. Michael Jackson Is Innocent ♥ ''
The court case, which took place before Jacksons' passing, was one of the most publicised in music history.
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