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Katherine Jackson -- MJ's Executor STOLE From Him

4/12/2011 11:14 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Michael Jackson's mother says one of the guys in charge of the MJ Estate is a crook who stole from the singer ... and to top it off, she claims Michael never even liked the guy ... this according to new legal docs obtained by TMZ.


Katherine Jackson just filed a declaration in a case involving MJ's old charity -- the Heal the World Foundation.

According to the docs, Katherine is FURIOUS the estate is going after HTW for using MJ's image and likeness without permission ... and insists, "Michael would be very upset, if he knew that our charity was being torn down by people who say they are doing what he wanted."

Katherine then goes after MJ executor John Branca -- saying, "Mr. Branca was a man that my son was very worried about."

She adds, "Michael told me on more than one occasion that he did not like this man and did not trust him, he told me that John had stolen from him."

Katherine continues, "This lawsuit is exactly the type of awful thing that Michael said he was capable of doing."

UPDATE: We just got this from the Executors:  "We know that certain ludicrous statements were made recently that we won't personally dignify with a response.  We will continue to do our best to uphold and further the memory and legacy of Michael with the same passion we have always held for him."


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Have you all noticed that the MJ haters are the first ones
on the site everytime spewing their venum.

Michael Jackson gave over 300 million dollars to charity while
he was alive..millions + millions more upon his death
and before it is all over.. I would have to say that
Michael Jackson could very well Heal The World. Single Handedly.

I would also have to say that may the Haters....Loosers.
Loosers Loosers Loosers Loosers Looosers !!!!!!

1292 days ago


I'd rather being imperfect..than to be Hateful.

Someday someone will treat your mother the same way.

Let's see how you will like it !

1292 days ago


How do any of you people know what really f***** happened then and now? You dont hell the women after all might be tryin to get the money to take care of his kids. So shut your mouths and let him rest in peace... damn whenr your gone and you were in debt the way he was and your parents took your three kids in wouldnt you want them to take care of them to the best if their knowledge?Yeah you would so mind yours and ill mind mine but as for Katherine and Joe nobody knows how they feel but them and the kids so if they are just tryin to get money it will come back on them. So let it go you grown ass cry babies

1292 days ago


Why Katherine listens to Mann & Johnson (2 professional con artists) over and above attorneys that know the law is an ignorance at it's best. I can assume that KJ enjoys doing business with unethical people who's intent is to get rich off MJ by using his mother and children. Wake up KJ, you are being dupped big time. Sit down with Streisand and have him put your head on straight.

KJ already proved to the public that she has zero knowledge of probate law. She signs 3 minor children into a contract with a porn promoter. She bases MJ's dislike of Branca from an incident of heresay 8 years ago which was investigated by a private company that proved no theft occurred. Joe, Oxman & Rowe have that investigators report yet never discuss the end result from the report of Branca's innocence. KJ doesn't even know that Branca visited MJ a week prior to his death at the 02 rehearsal to present new career ideas which MJ accepted and gave Branca the go-ahead. KJ doesn't read any legal do***ents nor has an attorney assist her with the interpretation. In Probate Law, creditors are the first to get paid and the beneficiaries are the last to be paid. Charities are a beneficiary. KJ is only getting paid from the Estate after MJ died because of her financial hardship of having no income. Melissa has transferred MJ trademarks into HER name, not MJ's. Wake up KJ. KJ continues to make a mockery out of herself to the fans and media due to her lack of intelligence, decision making abilities, and greed for the almighty buck! This woman should NOT be rearing MJ3 as she is manipulating the minds of MJ3 with hate & corruption not to benefit them but only herself. Margaret Lodise, please step in and remove these children from KJ who surrounds these children with the likes of porn king Mann, mentally derranged Melissa, suspended attorney Oxman, entitled Alejandra, deadbeat uncles, ex-con Rowe, & child abuser Joe.

Also KJ broke her confidential agreement she signed for a copy of the AEG contract. It was in Leonard Rowe's book. KJ, your business partners are cutting your own throat and you haven't begun to feel the pain of the outcome yet. WAKE UP !!!

1292 days ago

tony brasco    

For once i belive Mrs Jackson .Blanca and the other one they had perfect motive to kill or wanted him ( MJ ) to be killed - cos that way they will get 10% of all MJ money and thats allot of money .they knew everything . But ONLY if MICHAEL JACKSON was DEAD they will get 10 %..But again who am i to say that..

from the other side Dr Sh**t didnt do his job properly ether ..
And he was the one who was plying with a loaded gun..


1292 days ago


IF there was any truth to this, MJ wouldn't have had his will structured the way he did. Obviously he didn't trust ANYONE in his family and that's why he went with a 3rd party administrator. And she has a lot of nerve to bash them when helloooo....not only are they paying your bills but they are now MAKING you instead of when MJ was alive and LOSING IT. Personally, I think this whole family is abunch of money hungry fame starved *******s and its no wonder that MJ turned out the way he did. The only Jackson worth their name is Janet and she's smart enough to stay out of the press.

1292 days ago


OOpss....forgot word

1292 days ago

Glenda in Texas    

This is all made up folks. Ms. Katherine said none of those things. MJ was in Branca's wedding for gosh sakes.

1292 days ago


we all know Branca did the dirty on Michael with the Sony deal he did for Him. Michael fired him. Kathrine carnt say to much or the estate will make it hard for her.

1291 days ago


Michael's been ripped again, geez. I hate money. Let's all live naked in Nepal. Oh that reminds me, didn't Dermot from the 02 say Michael's body was "ripped" when he hugged him....Michael has actually ripped himself off, unbelievable....geez.

1291 days ago


Have to go ric,it's late,tomorrow we continue.

Posted at 3:08 PM on Apr 12, 2011 by sofi
You better hope not! LOL

Posted at 3:11 PM on Apr 12, 2011 by ric


1291 days ago


Dried up, half senile old bitch anyway. She probably found out she wasnt getting 15 cents she thinks she's due. Never worked a damn day in her ENTIRE life. Send her greedy ass to a shack in the desert for awhile. That might temper her boundless greed. Guess it's par for the course after being married to the ultimate greedy low life-- Joe J.

1291 days ago


I do feel badly for Mrs. J. but I would have to hear this from her myself.
Michael never liked John Branca ? Ha !
Branca steal from Michael ?
Pheu... He would never have needed to and he isn't of that character anyway.

There's certainly a misunderstanding here somewhere.
I know Mrs. J has voiced about there being so many lawyers involved over her son but really, it would be difficult to think she has this particular one mixed up with others.

I agree with you Harvey.
I also think that she has been able to keep Hayvenhurst AND renovate it because of John Branca.

Back in 2003, MJ fired him for a valid reason and it wasn't because he didn't trust him as too many rumors suggest.

HTWF is a sham and porn pusher Mann & Ms. try to get over too Johnson are the same breed of cat. No offense to cats. This is all a deliberate distraction or someone really needs to steer Mrs. Jackson towards associates of integrity.

Meanwhile, she did the book because she loves Michael, $$ is so secondary an issue. But not to Mann & Johnson.

1291 days ago


Judge Tentatives Rules Joe Jackson Can Move Forward With Murray Negligence Claim

(CNS) Posted Wednesday April 13, 2011 – 3:20pm
A judge tentatively ruled today that singer Michael Jackson's father can move forward with a negligence claim against a Las Vegas pharmacy concerning the death of his son.

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Michael Johnson -- who will hear arguments from attorneys tomorrow before issuing a final ruling -- says the details in the suit filed Nov. 30 establish a basic case for negligence against Applied Pharmacy Services.

Joe Jackson's suit alleges company officials shipped propofol to the entertainer's physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, at a residential address in Santa Monica even though they should have known the amounts were excessive and not going to be used for legitimate medical purposes.

Federal regulations prohibit pharmacies from shipping certain drugs like propofol, typically used in a clinical setting during surgery, to a location not registered with the Drug Enforcement Administration.

The entertainer died June 25, 2009, at age 50 of acute propofol intoxication.

Lawyers for the pharmacy maintain the company had no obligation to warn the singer of the drug's effects and that Murray's alleged actions caused his death.

The 82-year-old Jackson family patriarch also sued Murray in the same lawsuit, alleging wrongful death.

The physician's lawyers maintain he waited too long to file the case, but Johnson has asked for more information before ruling on a motion to dismiss the part of the case against Murray.

Murray has pleaded not guilty in a separate criminal case in which he is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the singer's death.

Jury selection in his trial is under way in downtown Los Angeles.

Joe Jackson initially filed a wrongful death claim against Murray in U.S. District Court last June 25. However, a federal judge declined to hear the case and said it should be brought in Superior Court.

The complaint alleges Murray was negligent in administering propofol to Jackson and that he did not tell paramedics that he gave the singer the drug.

1291 days ago


She's lucky the estate isn't suing HER! She's been using his image with her criminal partner but they haven't gone after her for her copyright infringements.

Posted at 7:40 AM on Apr 12, 2011 by Michael Knight

I agree. Michael Jackson's estate has taken very good care of her. I think that was the smartest thing that Michael could have done by making John Branca and John McClain executors of his estate.

1290 days ago
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