Paris Jackson is not going to renewed rumors of her father being a pedophile affect her image of him. According to the 18-year-old, Michael Jackson will always be “pure” and beloved.”
On June 21, following an 88-page-report surfacing allegedly from the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department detailing how the Michael Jackson had keep hundreds of disturbing images in his home, including child pornography, animal torture and S&M paraphernalia, Paris Jackson took to Twitter to defend her late father.
Unfortunately negativity will always sell. I urge you all to ignore the trash & the parasites who make a career trying to slander my father,” Paris tweeted on Tuesday.
“The most pure people are always torn down.. It will continue to be proven that my beloved dad has always been and forever will be innocent,” she added.
The surfacing of the documents is followed with a police statement, defending themselves, as reported by Hollwood Life. According to the police:
“Some of the documents appear to be copies of reports that were authored by Sheriff’s Office personnel as well as evidentiary photographs taken by Sheriff’ Office personnel interspersed with content that appears to be obtained off the internet or through unknown sources,” the statement reads.
The police added, “the Sheriff’s Office did not release any of the documents and/or photographs to the media. The Sheriff’s Office released all of its reports and the photographs as part of the required discovery process to the prosecution and the defense.”
Michael Jackson’s estate also relased a statement, which Billboard reported. An excerpt of the statement claimed that all these malice targeted at the late pop legend is done purely for “click bait.”
“Those who continue to shamelessly exploit Michael via sleazy internet “click bait” ignore that he was acquitted by a jury in 2005 on every one of the 14 salacious charges brought against him in a failed witch hunt,” the statement further reads.