'Leaving Neverland' Makes Powerful But One-Sided Case Against The King Of Pop

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Wade Robson met Michael Jackson more than 30 years ago. "He was one of the kindest, most gentle, loving, caring people I knew," Robson says. "He also sexually abused me for seven years." Robson, pictured above, and James Safechuck — who also met Jackson as a child in the 1980s — tell their stories in the new HBO documentary Leaving Neverland.

Two men who met Michael Jackson as children in the ’80s allege the pop star sexually abused them for years. Reliance on personal testimony is both the strength and weakness of HBO’s Leaving Neverland.

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