January 5 : LaToya and Jack Gordon give a press conference to announce ‘Jackson Family Secrets phone line’ at Fashion Cafe in New York City.
LaToya & Jack are guests on Howard Stern, Maury and Geraldo. These are their final public appearances together.
January 18 : Lisa Marie officially files for divorce. Michael’s spokesman states that they remain friends.
Late January : LaToya reacts on Michael’s divorce on TV saying this mariage was an arrangment.
May 3 : LaToya calls Randy and asks him to rescue her from Jack Gordon.
Randy immediately catches a plane with his cousin Tony and they take LaToya from her New York hotel straight to her Las Vegas home.
There, LaToya is treated for bruises and she files for divorce ans asks a restraining order to protect her from Jack Gordon.
LaToya slowly reconnects with the family starting with Randy, Jermaine & Joe and she speaks to Katherine on the phone.
July 25 : Alejandra gives birth to Jermaine’s son Jaafar Jackson.
September : Janet & Rene attend Stacee Brown wedding to Rex Salas at Neverland with all the Jackson family (except Michael, 3T & LaToya).
November 15 : Michael gets married to Debbie Rowe.