Santa Maria, UNITED STATES
Michael Jackson departs courthouse after hearing in his child molestation trial in California.
Pop star Michael Jackson leaves the courthouse after closing arguments were presented in his child molestation trial, at Santa Barbara County Superior Court in Santa Maria, California June 2, 2005. Prosecutors on Thursday launched a blistering attack on Michael Jackson, calling him a serial pedophile and an alcoholic, while the singer's lawyer said the family making child sex abuse accusations were "con artists, actors and liars." REUTERS/Joshua Gates Weisberg/POOL TG/GN