The so-called “Godfather of Soul” passed away on Christmas Day 2006, and generously left his $100 million fortune to a special trust set up to help poor and needy children. Yet, four-and-a-half years later, not one child has seen a cent. Why?

The court battle over his final wishes has dragged on…and on…and on as court fights often do. While most estate fights are devastating for family members, both emotionally and financially, this one has affected many more -- those that needed help the most. 

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