New claim to Prince's estate

His half brother John Nelson was not in court.

If no will is found for Prince, determining how his assets should be split among his family members could get ugly, according to CNN legal analyst Danny Cevallos.

Prince was found dead in an elevator at his Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota, on April 21, and an autopsy was completed the following day. "So, if I looked at a year ago to today, a lot has changed".

With the exception of John Nelson, all of the surviving heirs were present in court Monday and consented to the appointment of Bremer Trust as special administrator, said its attorney Natasha Robertson. Federal authorities have said that painkillers were found on Prince and in his home at the time of his death.

Lawyers tasked with unravelling Prince's estimated £150million estate have said they are desperate to still locate a will - to avoid years of bitter fighting between his family. However, there is a possibility that the IRS will be asking up to $150 million in taxes before Prince's fortune will be divided.

"It's one thing to divvy up dollars among six people, but how do you divide a guitar collection, or 'Purple Rain, ' or an unfinished piece of music, among heirs?"

The move comes as tensions between the siblings were described as being at "breaking point".

There have already been reports that Tyka Nelson feels like she deserves the lion's share of the estate since she is the only full sibling of Prince. Sources close to Prince have denied any knowledge of an ongoing drug abuse problem.

One new claim was revealed in Monday's court filings.

Numerous other calls involved trespassing complaints and traffic calls.

In the meantime, Alfred Jackson and his siblings have already met for one very short meeting, where, at the request of Tyka Nelson, Carver County District Judge Kevin Eide appointed Bremer Trust to handle the inheritance issues that have developed after the very untimely death of Prince.

The real estate alone is valued at about US$31.3 million (S$41.9 million), according to property records, and experts estimate that the music - including unpublished recordings in Prince's vault - is worth much more.

The person who filed the missing person report claims Alfred left the facility and has been unreachable since.

And while Prince made a decision to shun drugs and alcohol later in life, his younger sister eventually fell into a spiral of cocaine addiction and prostitution. It's not clear from the logs why the woman waited so long to make the call, and she provided no proof of drug use.

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