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Katherine & Rebbie Jackson Jointly Raising Michael's Kids



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    Katherine Jackson got permanent custody of the late singer's three kids.

    Katherine Jackson may be the legal guardian of son Michael's children, but she won't have to raise them by herself.

    A source inside the Jackson camp told Access Hollywood that Michael's sister, Rebbie Jackson, the oldest of Katherine's children, is raising the star's children jointly with their grandmother.

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    The King of Pop was laid to rest on Thursday at the Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Glendale, Calif., weeks after his death on June 25.

    He left behind three children, Prince Michael, 12, Paris, 11, and Prince Michael II, 7, AKA Blanket.

    VIEW THE PHOTOS: Michael Jackson's Children

    At the funeral, Prince and Paris paid tribute to their father's history as the King of Pop, laying a crown on his casket before he was buried at 9:43 PM.

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