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Michael Jackson’s Family Loses Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Michael Jackson’s family — his mother Katherine and the late singer’s three children — has lost their bid to hold AEG Live accountable for the death of the King of Pop.

On Wednesday, a jury ruled that AEG Live, the show promoter behind Michael Jackson’s This Is It Tour, did hire Conrad Murray as…

Gabrielle Chung | October 2, 2013 - 7:07 pm

Get To Know Your Celebrity Blabbermouth: Tanay Jackson

When the sad details of Paris Jackson’s suicide attempt came to light in the days after the incident in the early morning hours of June 5, there was one relative who was quick to point of the finger of blame at the famous family’s matriarch Katherine Jackson.

Paris’s cousin Tanay Jackson told U.K.’s

Andrea Simpson | September 9, 2013 - 10:00 am

Why We Dig Birthday Girl Paris Jackson… In 15 Clicks

Paris Jackson touched the hearts of millions around the world when she bid a tearful farewell to her famous father Michael Jackson at his memorial service in July 2009.

“Ever since I was born, daddy has been the best father you could ever imagine,” she said, fighting back tears as relatives consoled her.

Cliff Renfrew | April 3, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Jackson Family Drama: Katherine Won’t Press Charges Against Her Children; Conrad Murray Says She Let Michael Down

Katherine Jackson will not be pressing charges against her children after she was allegedly tricked into spending about 10 days shacked up at a luxury spa in Arizona.

“This chapter of chaos is closed, and we are supportive of family unity in spite of recent events and arguably poor decisions,” Perry Sanders, Katherine’s…

| August 6, 2012 - 10:48 am

Katherine Jackson Reinstated as Guardian of Michael Jackson’s Children, Claims She Was Tricked Into Going to Arizona

Jackson family matriarch Katherine Jackson has been reinstated as guardian of her late son Michael’s three children, a Superior Court judge ruled Thursday.

Judge Mitchell Beckloff made the ruling after a court investigation concluded that Katherine, 82, was doing a “a wonderful job” taking care of Prince Michael, 15, Paris, 14, and Blanket,…

| August 2, 2012 - 4:33 pm

Debbie Rowe, Mother of Michael Jackson’s Eldest Children, ‘Upset and Praying’ Guardianship Battle is Solved (EXCLUSIVE GUEST BLOG)

Writing exclusively for Celebuzz, New York Times best-selling investigative journalist Ian Halperin (‘Unmasked: The Final Years of Michael Jackson’) reveals Debbie Rowe — the biological mother of Prince and Paris Jackson — is concerned for her children’s welfare as an L.A. judge grants custody to the late King of Pop’s 34-year-old nephew, T.J. Jackson.

Celebuzz | July 31, 2012 - 9:00 am

Jackson Family Update: Katherine Agrees to Share Guardianship of Michael’s Kids

In yet another twist in the Jackson family drama, Katherine Jackson has agreed to share custody of Michael Jackson’s children with her grandson, TJ.

According to TMZ, TJ and Katherine plan to file for joint guardianship next week.

Whose idea was the new arrangement?

Lance Debler | July 27, 2012 - 2:08 pm

5 Latest Jackson Family Drama Developments: Katherine Laughs at Stroke Reports, LaToya Calls for Public Fighting to Cease

Michael Jackson’s mother is filing a petition to restore her guardianship of his three children: Prince, 15; Paris, 14; and Prince Michael II, 10, who’s also known as Blanket. Katherine Jackson, 82, is reportedly “devastated” that she has lost custodianship.

Earlier this week, a judge suspended Jackson as their guardian because of her…

| July 27, 2012 - 9:28 am

Paris Jackson Tweets: Grandma Katherine Jackson Is Home

Katherine Jackson has returned to her home in Calabasas, Calif., after fleeing to Arizona for over 10 days, her granddaughter, Paris, tweeted early Thursday morning.

“grandma’s here ! #thankyougod <33″ the 14-year-old daughter of the late Michael Jackson tweeted at around 5AM Thursday.

“5 hours of sleep last night,” she added.

| July 26, 2012 - 10:22 am

Katherine Jackson Speaks Out: ‘Devastated’ Lost Custody of Michael Jackson’s Children

Michael Jackson’s mother is “devastated” that she has lost custodianship of her late son’s children Prince Michael, 15, Paris, 14, and Prince Michael II “Blanket”, 10.

Katherine Jackson, 82, was first reported missing before it was revealed she had left the children at their Calabasas, Calif. home to take some time off in…

Celebuzz | July 25, 2012 - 8:34 pm

Katherine Jackson Missing Person Report Merely Tactic to Distract from Estate Drama, Says Family

The Jackson family is claiming that reports from Saturday that mom Katherine Jackson went missing were merely an attempt to distract everyone from a letter the family wrote asking for the immediate resignation of executors of Michael Jackson’s estate.

“This fallacious missing persons report was created by the very person and persons we…

| July 23, 2012 - 12:32 pm

Katherine Jackson’s Business Partner: ‘I’m Truly Concerned For Her Safety’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Katherine Jackson’s business partner is headed to a Los Angeles court on Monday to learn a judge’s summary judgment ruling in his ongoing legal battle with the Michael Jackson Estate — all while mystery continues to surround the whereabouts of the famed music family’s matriarch.

Ironically, it was Canadian-born entrepreneur Howard Mann who…

Dylan Howard | July 23, 2012 - 8:00 am

Katherine Jackson ‘Disappearance’: Jermaine Jackson Tweets, ‘No One Is Being Blocked From Speaking With Mother’

Jermaine Jackson posted a statement to Twitter Sunday evening, to refute claims his 82-year-old mother Katherine had mysteriously disappeared.

Jermaine, 57, said his mother — the guardian of late pop star Michael Jackson’s three children, Prince Michael, 15, Paris, 14, and ten-year-old Prince Michael 2 — is doing fine and not missing as another…

Dylan Howard | July 22, 2012 - 11:43 pm

Katherine Jackson Duped by Doctor With Ties to Dr. Conrad Murray Before She Went ‘Missing’, Claims Her Lawyer (EXCLUSIVE)

A doctor with ties to Dr. Conrad Murray — the convicted criminal who administered a lethal dose of the anesthetic propofol to singer Michael Jackson — tricked Katherine Jackson into believing he was treating her on behalf of her regular physician in the moments before she disappeared, according to a lawyer for the famed matriarch.

Dylan Howard | July 22, 2012 - 2:32 pm

Katherine Jackson, Mother of Michael Jackson, Reported ‘Missing’ Amid Family Dispute (EXCLUSIVE DETAILS)

The mother of late singer Michael Jackson went missing on the same day her security detail traveled to Las Vegas to pick up her motor home and bring it back to California, Celebuzz has learned.

In a bizarre set of circumstances late Saturday night, 82-year-old Katherine Jackson became the focus of a police…

Dylan Howard | July 22, 2012 - 11:08 am

Matriarch Katherine Jackson’s Health Questioned After Brutal Letter Is Sent to Michael Jackson’s Estate

Mystery surrounds the health and whereabouts of Jackson family matriarch Katherine in the wake of the scathing letter her daughter, Janet Jackson, and four of the singer’s siblings sent to the men who control Michael Jackson’s estate.

In a cryptic Tweet published a short time ago, Paris Jackson, the 14-year-old daughter of late…

Dylan Howard | July 18, 2012 - 6:16 pm

Katherine Jackson Can’t Live on $26K a Month

Ever since the new additions in Katherine Jackson’s life — namely Michael’s kids Prince, Paris and Blanket — showed up, she can’t pay the bills.
TMZ reports that Momma Jackson filed a judge’s order to boost her $26,000 allowance from her son’s estate.
The order doesn’t say how much more Jackson wants, but clearly the…

| September 24, 2010 - 10:40 am

Michael Jackson Trashes His Family on Tape

It’s long been known that Michael Jackson’s family life was complicated. But interview tapes newly unearthed by News of the World reveal just how mixed his emotions toward his siblings and parents were.
On the tapes, which were recorded at his former estate Neverland Ranch, the deceased King of Pop—who died in June at age…

Celebuzz | September 20, 2009 - 11:00 am

Katherine Jackson: Getting Ready to Sue?

Katherine Jackson may be going to court over the death of her son Michael Jackson.
According to TMZ, a lawyer for the elder Jackson say that the idea of a wrongful death lawsuit has “been floated”—with the singer’s former physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, as the target.
Murray, who’s currently being investigated by law-enforcement officials, is…

Celebuzz | August 18, 2009 - 11:15 am

Joe Jackson Sent Packing by Child-Custody Agreement

Joe Jackson might want to start scanning the “Roommates Wanted” section of Craigslist.
Showbiz 411 reports that the child-custody agreement forged between deceased King of Pop Michael Jackson’s ex-wife Debbie Rowe and Jackson’s mother Katherine has a non-negotiable clause that Jackson’s father Joe must move out of the family home in Encino, California.
As was…

Celebuzz | August 3, 2009 - 9:00 am
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