In Touch is exclusively reporting that Paris Jackson, Michael Jackson’s 19-year-old daughter, is taking steps to become the legal guardian of her brother Blanket, 15.
Blanket’s current guardians are their grandmother, Katherine, 87, and their cousin T.J., 38.
“Paris thinks her grandma is just too old to care for Blanket properly,” an insider reveals. “She likes T.J., but thinks she can do a better job than anyone else.”
Although Paris has had her share of problems over the last few years, confessing to drug abuse and suicide attempts, she’s “finally got her priorities straight and is surrounding herself with the right people,” adds the insider.
“Her dad’s wish was always to keep the family together, and that’s exactly what Paris is going to do.”
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