Jackson’s mom gets temporary guardianship of kids

Was2430681A judge has approves Michael Jackson’s mother’s request for temporary guardianship of his children.

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff made his ruling Monday.

A hearing on whether she can become the children’s permanent guardian is set for Aug. 3.

The judge did not grant Katherine Jackson’s request to serve as the temporary guardian of the children’s estate.


Pictured: Katherine Jackson, the mother of Michael Jackson, leaves the Jackson family compound in Encino, California on June 29, 2009. Michael Jackson, ‘the King of Pop,’ died June 25 at the age of 50. AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)