Keith Harris

Keith Harris is a freelance writer and attorney living in Minneapolis. 

Prince performs during the Purple Rain tour.

Family of Prince's 'Brother' Duane Nelson Sr. Fights for Piece of $300M Estate

Prince sometimes referred to Duane J. Nelson Sr. as his brother when both men were still alive, and on Friday afternoon (Oct. 21), a Minnesota state judge set out to determine whether such an unofficial family relationship might allow Duane Nelson’s heirs to inherit a portion of the late superstar’s estimated $300 million estate, or whether the lack of a genetic connection would doom their claims.
Prince performs at the Kodak Theatre

Judge Denies Estate Claims of 29 Would-Be Prince Heirs

A Minnesota state judge today barred five alleged children, 11 alleged siblings and 13 people claiming more distant family relationships from seeking a share of the late pop superstar's multi-million dollar estate.
Prince performs during the 46th Annual Grammy Awards

Prince's Estate Is Open for Business, Following Judge's Ruling

Prince's estate is open for business. A Minnesota state judge Wednesday granted the trust overseeing the late pop superstar's assets limited authority to hire entertainment industry experts to help manage his music holdings.