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Michael Jackson's Kids to be Raised By Aunt

7/23/2009 3:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Rebbie JacksonMultiple sources in the Jackson family tell us even if Katherine Jackson gets custody of Michael Jackson's kids, Michael's big sister Rebbie Jackson will raise the children.

The 59-year-old singer, who shares a home in Las Vegas with her hubby of over 20 years, has kept a low public profile, but privately she has been deeply involved in the lives of Michael's children.

We're told Rebbie is currently living with Katherine at the family's Encino home and is caring for the kids day-to-day. As for the kids ... they all adore her.

Although the family is divided on many issues involving Michael's estate, we're told there's no argument when it comes to Rebbie caring for the kids. Whether she eventually becomes the custodial parent in name or not, she will end up with the primary responsibility of raising Michael's three children.


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196.

what    

Kaatherine needs to be examined for competency, mental stability she is twisting this Estate administrator to gain control of Michaels money. All of Michaels money. The greedy old bitch, protecting her vile JW wittness brutal husband.Joe. It is very understandable why Michael eliminated all of his sibling and his FAther from his Will/Trust. They did not have any contact with Michaels children before his death. Remenber Michael was in Euorpe right after the trial. The children do not know the Jacksons. Michael kept them hidden from the public eye so they could live a normal life. Just as Caroline Kennedy did with her children. What did the greedy Jacksons do immediately they exposed all their faces. So now these children can never just go to a zoo and not be recognised.or hounded by the press. The jackson did not protect these children from the monent Michael died. They put them on public display to get their own ugly faces in the news.to make a slimy buck. I call that child abuse. But the Jacksons know all about child abuse. The man who abused the man in the coffin was given air time by Larry King to call his son a LIAR. Larry allowed the Abuser Joe on National TV to say he did not abuse his dead Son. Joe was lucky the dead can't speak he can tell all the lies he wants and people like Larry King will given him air time.

1882 days ago
197.

What Am I Missing Here    

IMO the Jackson camp is testing the waters with the public and just throwing things out there to see what the reaction will be.

For God's sake they need to bury their son already.

1882 days ago
198.

chicken head    

MJ FANS are the biggest hypocrites in the world!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
They point to the fact that MJ was found innocent of MOLESTING that little boy yet want to see the doctor killed
or put to death --at least jailed without a trail-- SHAME !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
but thats their mindset-- FREAKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
yes Rebbie is maybe the best one and thats if the really mom is not found-- I hope she is so she can take these kids away and tell them what a FREAK their so-called dad was

1882 days ago
199.

conrad murray is not awesome    

Thankyou Rebbie!! Will be praying for you :)

1882 days ago
200.

Lauren    

This is just a ploy so that Katherine can keep those kids. Everyone has seen what a horrible person Joe Jackson is and Katherine is scared that she is going to loose them and her meal ticket. Those kids don't need to be living there with Jermain, Randy their kids (whom were had by the same woman who also lives there). Debbie Rowe is going to burn in hell for not taking her children. Rebbie has money (not like Janet but she has money) so she won't need to sponge off of the children and she is sane and if she were to raise them she should take them to her home and raise them.

The Jackson family is proving itself to be disgusting and I think now people are beginning to realize why Michael had so many demons. These people who say they are his kin only care about his money and only see the children as money and that include Debbie Rowe. Who is looking out for these children? Who is going to love them like their father did? All there grandmother cares about is getting her grubby hands on more money because 40% of 1billion is not good enough for her. This is why Micael left his lawyers in charge of his estate. I hope they fight tooth and nail to preserve Michael's legacy and stop the Jackson's from devouring these children's inheritance.

1882 days ago
201.

FULGY    

Sorry for MJ, but the oldest boy is just reaching the age Michael goes for.
God works in mysterious ways.

1882 days ago
202.

bvidot    

Rebbie is the best for those kids. She has a very stable home life and that's what those kids need. Janet, I'm sure, we'll be very involved, but unless she is willing to give up her career completely, not the best choice right now. Also, the kids need to start interacting with other children their age, ie go to school, get involved in activities, and Rebbie will be able to participate in all of this.

1882 days ago
203.

LeaveThemAlone    

I think Rebbie is absolutely the best choice. I've been saying all along that she would make the most sense---she's been happily married for 20+ years, she lives a quiet, down-to-earth life, and her own children are a credit to her.

1882 days ago
204.

What Am I Missing Here    

245. enuf of this chit. there are soldiers in iraq dying and we should honor them

Posted at 11:48AM on Jul 23rd 2009 by move on

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No one is stopping you from doing that. Why would you think a celebrity gossip blog should do that? IMO people who say that are just trying to act superior and probably have no interest in that or they won't be reading here much less commenting..

1882 days ago
205.

crazy    

i quit this site we try on another baby

1882 days ago
206.

tellitlikeitis    

247...Moneygrubbers....you are correct here....that's exactly what the Jackson camp is doing. Testing the water. If they're smart they will heed the reaction from the water that runs the deepest.

1882 days ago
207.

Michael Jackson    

AP BREAKING NEWS BULLETIN

Michael Jackson is still dead and the world is still turning. Michael Jackson fans are amazed.

1882 days ago
208.

JANE DOE    


ISN'T SHE ALREADY RAISING JANET'S CHILD??

1882 days ago
209.

tellitlikeitis    

246...What....you are right on.

1882 days ago
210.

FULGY    

How do you know Rebbie is the best choice for those kids? Do any of you people know her?
All the Jackass' are liars!

1882 days ago
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