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Paris Jackson wants to talk to her grandmother

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Michael Jackson's mother Katherine was reported missing over the weekend, but authorities say she is with relatives in Arizona. The late King of Pop's daughter Paris, however, tweeted with alarm this week that she still hasn't talked to spoken to her grandmother/guardian:

 

The executors of Michael Jackson's estate, John Branca and John McClain, issued a statement Tuesday saying they are doing what they can to protect family members from "undue influences, bullying, greed, and other unfortunate circumstances," the Associated Press reports.

The letter says they don't have standing to intervene in issues of guardianship, but that unspecified measures are being taken to protect them.

The statement came hours after sheriff's deputies responded to a disturbance at the hilltop home where the 82-year-old matriarch lives with MJ's three children. Authorities say no arrests were made, but an active battery investigation is underway.

Last week, Forbes reported that a number of the singer's siblings made claims online about a fake will and accused the executors of fraud and of taking advantage of Katherine Jackson to increase their cut of gross income from the estate. Branca and McClain refuted the claims

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