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Michael Jackson Star Maps

Banished from Death Site

2/2/2012 3:43 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

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The woman who has made a bundle selling star maps near the home where Michael Jackson died has been ordered to move her operation -- folding chair and all.

Linda Welton had a booming business after MJ died, servicing a steady stream of tourists who created a perilous line on Sunset Blvd. to buy maps from her. 

Welton set up shop just feet from the house where MJ passed, and the owners of the estate sued her ... claiming they couldn't sell the property because Welton had created such a nuisance and safety hazard. 

A judge has now ruled Welton must move her business ... but all is not lost.  The judge said Welton could sell her maps down the block, but the problem is that the new location is not visible from Sunset Blvd. .... which is how she gets much of her business.

The ruling doesn't solve all of the property owner's problems, because convoys of tour buses descend on the estate daily.


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TMZ spoke with Welton ... who tells us she's happy with the judge's decision and claims she'll get to remain in the spot where she's always been ... even though she's barred from going any closer to the house where MJ died. 

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Michael Jackson Was A Pedo    

Burn the place to the ground I say. What if MJ is haunting the place? The last thing anybody needs is a pedophile ghost roaming around their house.

901 days ago
2.

The Love Sponge    

First You Sissies

901 days ago
3.

Glenda in Texas    

She can visit the Michael Jackson death hoax site anytime. :)

901 days ago
4.

Stiletto    

It's a shame. Someone in Kalifornia finally gets off their duff and starts a profitable business, and twits (who made their own share of MJ curiosity money) has to go running to the courts.

901 days ago
5.

Fat Mike    

Can't you ban the mac address of the spammer?

901 days ago
7.

What I Think    

Why does she have to sell them "near" where he died. Are MJ's fans perhaps too stupid to read a map in the first place?

901 days ago
8.

JJ    

GHOUL!

901 days ago
9.

tgrfan42069    

another example of big money holding the average joe trying to make a buck down

901 days ago
10.

TMZISAPIECEOFSHIT    

Nutjob.

901 days ago
11.

ErNiE p    

Poor thing!! Guess you shoulda thought about that before u gone and made urself famous!

901 days ago
13.

isitscary    

OhWell, Michael Jackson will never be forgotten. You, however, will never be remembered.

901 days ago
15.

yiretth    

michale jackson love dead or alive I love you very much

901 days ago
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