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MJ KIDS

TJ NOW TEMP GUARDIAN

KATHERINE OUT

7/25/2012 11:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Katherine Jackson has been temporarily stripped of her guardianship over Michael Jackson's 3 kids, and an L.A. judge just appointed Tito Jackson's son TJ to become the temporary guardian.

And there's more ... Judge Mitch Beckloff advised TJ and his lawyer, Charles Shultz, to seek a permanent guardianship, after hearing stories that Katherine may have been held against her will "from third parties."  Translation -- Randy, Janet, Jermaine and Rebbie.

Before handing down the ruling, TJ's lawyer told the judge TJ got a strange phone call from Katherine yesterday.  TJ said, "I've never heard my grandmother talk like that."  TJ added, "She wasn't sharp.  The pauses, choice of vocabulary ... she has not used certain phrases like that before."  TJ thought she was talking in code.  TJ choked up as he addressed the court.

TMZ broke the story that TJ would make this move -- a move supported by Paris, Prince, and Blanket, as well as the Michael Jackson Estate.

The judge said Katherine was not suspended for wrongdoing, but that she was prevented from doing her guardianship by the third parties who are clearly Randy, Janet, Jermaine and Rebbie.

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Katherine's lawyer, Sandra Ribera, added that she (Sandra) has been to the house several times recently and believes Katherine has been held against her will.

Katherine's lawyer, Perry Sanders, says he would vigorously oppose any move to permanently strip Katherine of her guardianship duties.

Perry also says ... when Katherine returns to L.A., he will  file a motion to reinstate her as guardian.

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241.

Firefly    

If Jermaine and Randy felt they had the winning lotto ticket by kidnapping their mother, well they'll find out real soon that all they are holding is losing ticket. They'll have mom but nothing else. And I don't think that is what they wanted. Grandma has lost temperary custody which may become permanent. Which means she loses the money meant for the children. I wonder if she will still get her 40% since she is still alive. I wonder if that is what Randy and Jermaine is after. I also wonder if someone is turning the screws on two daddies that owe child support and that someone is already angry that she got kicked out of the house with her meal ticket kids, that aren't meal tickets anymore. Why would two adults who are parents themselves do something so dastardly to kids. Who would be so heartless to destroy a family for personal gain?
Let's just hope Katherine doesn't die on their watch because the charges of kidnapping will pale besides neglectful homicide.

767 days ago
242.

shadowmia    

I'm delighted that the Judge acted speedily and wisely to help protect the kids.

767 days ago
243.

rlp3331442    

He ain't no better! Better watch the finances... why put broke people in charge. Makes no sense.

767 days ago
244.

Cujeaux    

The vultures probably convinced KJ that she had a stroke as an excuse for why she can't remember anything. (because she was drugged then put on propofol for several days.)

767 days ago
245.

Frankie    

Where is DIANA ROSS voice in all this? Diana Ross is who Michael Jackson said is to be guardian of his three children in his last will & testament.......the last will & testament of a dying person or person who has died use to mean something...........I don't trust the grandson either because of his father

767 days ago
246.

KT    

So where does LaToya stand in all this? I would think she'd be on the side of the money grubbers but I haven't seen or heard her name mentioned in all this. Instead Janet is involved ... that's kind of surprising.

767 days ago
247.

LK    

SHE 2 OLD SHE NEEDS SOME1 2 TAKE CARE OF HER SHE NOT ABLE 2 CARE 4 HER SELF HOW CAN SHE TAKE CARE OF 3 KIDS & WHERE IS JOE ??? TEACHING HIS KIDS VIOLENCE & NOW THERE ATTACKING MJ KIDS STOP THE CYCLE

767 days ago
248.

carole    

with nothing to do, Katherine can NOW sit in her room and KNIT scarves for germaine, randy and janet for Christmas...and the 45 OTHER grankids..... NO VISITORS allowed...

767 days ago
249.

cranky    

If she stroked out the sibs could have secluded her to hide that while they sought legal help in how to keep their hooks in the 3 moneybags. At what age in CA can the children state where they would like to live when the will appointed guardians opt out? So much loss and drama for these children...

767 days ago
250.

lucy    

Katherine is unable to add any stability because for whatever reason, she is no longer in control. She may be sick or unwillingly detained but either scenario shows that she's not in any position to be there as she should for those kids. it would appear that now SHE needs a guardian. She should never be reinstated, if it could happen once it could happen again. she probably really did have a stroke and the money grubbers don't want anybody to know until they get their hands around the money first.

767 days ago
251.

minnietx    

So the judge made this move to save Mrs. Jackson, there will no longer be money going into her account so the Dingo's will let her go home and hopefully move on to their Plan B!! She will probably resurface by days end, dazed and confused, and now will have to go to court to win back the children.

767 days ago
252.

RECOVERING RON    

I messed up again. I shouldn't have put my mom in charge of Paul McCarthy's..umm... I mean...my kids. Since no one can get along, I command Joe to take off his belt and whup some buttocks. And Janet...thanks for smacking Paris. Keep an eye on her or she's headed for the stripper pole making it rain on herself with my hard earned money... MIKEY :)

767 days ago
253.

KIM    

OK REAL SLOW THIS TIME (THOSE ARE NOT MICHEAL'S REAL BIO KIDS do anybody understand that micheals D.N.A. is black no matter how much he bleached his skin or if he had vigaligo the D.N.A. is black and will someone google micheals grandfathers photo he was black as used motor oil and grandmother was simi dark most of the people on both side's of his mother and father where dark google one of the jackson 5 early album the drummer was a cusin and he looked like a african so dam dark you can not have 3 kids and not have some black features and i;m not talking skin color features (all there look white) ok what about the other jackson's they have white wives now look at them (i rest my case) as long as someone got money of fame or power pepole will believe anything they say except me i dare anyone to do a D.N.A. test (THOSE ARE NOT HIS FU- -ING)

767 days ago
254.

Nellie Gadson    

WHY ARE PARIS AND PRINCE MICHAEL THE 1ST IS NOT IN A WAY PRIVATE SCHOOL!

767 days ago
255.

Germany Mjfan    

Very very good TJ was always very responsible! No matter whether at that time at 3T or private! Michael's kids will have it very good now! And Jermaine randy and the rest have lost and can no longer bothering the children!

R.i.p. Michael your children are finally in security!

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