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After his death, Jackson tried to speak up for her friend on a Facebook forum.
“He could build studios and he understood technology,” Jackson told The Daily Beast.
Jackson declined to comment on the case, saying it was at the behest of his lawyer.
Nearly two weeks after the killing, Jackson went on a week-long rant.
Trump even gave Jackson a personal tour of the venue, with television cameras in tow.I Watched a Casino Kill Itself: The Awful Last Nights of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Toward the end of the hundred hours Jackson, the prison doctor, examined my physical condition several times.The Jacket (The Star-Rover)|Jack London
Not Washington, sir, nor General Jackson, though we can procure you in a very short time fine portraits of both these 'eroes.The Golden Butterfly|Walter Besant
Van Buren discreetly lightened up some of the diplomatic pages with passages very agreeable to Jackson.Martin Van Buren|Edward M. Shepard
He then went to Jefferson, Jackson County, where he opened an office, and practiced medicine for many years.Stories Of Georgia|Joel Chandler Harris
Just then Mr Jackson, prone and bound on the deck, showed signs of recovering from his swoon.The Grand Babylon Hotel|Arnold Bennett
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Word Origin and History for jackson
originally as the name of the river, from French, from Algonquian (French missionaries first penetrated the river valley in its upper reaches), literally "big river;" cf. Ojibwa mshi- "big," ziibi "river." Organized as a U.S. territory 1798; admitted as a state 1817. Related: Mississippian.
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State in the southern United States bordered by Tennessee to the north, Alabama to the east, the Gulf of Mexico and Louisiana to the south, and Louisiana and Arkansas to the west. Its capital and largest city is Jackson.