Michael Jackson’s Funeral takes place Tuesday July 7 at Staples Center in L.A.

CNN is reporting that Michael Jackson’s funeral will be on Tuesday July 7 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

There has been a lot of speculation and rumors flying about when ahd where the the late Michael Jackson’s funeral and memorial service will be held, but CNN has confirmed that it will be next week on Tuesday, July 7 at the Staples Center in L.A. There were reports that there would be a memorial service and possible public viewing of the star at his Neverland ranch, but those were denied by his family and reps.

Other reports suggested that Jackson could be laid to rest on the Neverland property but due to complicated land use bylaws in the area, there would not have been enough time to cut through the red tape.