Riley Keough and her grandmother Priscilla Presley are presently not on speaking terms as they fight it out over the estate of the late Lisa Marie Presley. Sources say that it has been both heart-breaking and tense for the family members for the past few weeks as they wade through intense grief while preparing for a long-drawn legal battle ahead.
Family members say that Riley continues to mourn the tragic loss of her mother Lisa-Marie. But Priscilla Presley remains adamant about her right to the estate and has expressed confidence that she would finally prevail in a court of law.
Priscilla Presley and Riley Keough are not communicating at present and are interacting through their legal teams. Their Relationship has sunk to a new low, and they could be in for a protracted legal battle ahead. While Riley would favor settling the issue out of court, Priscilla Presley remains adamant that she is being denied her rightful share of the inheritance.
Priscilla Presley Has Contested The Legitimacy Of Lisa Marie’s Will
The legal teams of both Priscilla Presley and Riley Keough admit that things would get very messy. But sources said that Priscilla’s granddaughter was struggling to focus on the things that remain positive in her life at this moment and stay strong.
Riley remained heartbroken that the issue had turned out to be a public spectacle and that was something Lisa Marie would never have wanted, the source said. She continued to maintain a positive outlook and attitude even as she gets ready for the release of Daisy Jones & The Six, her new series. The source further revealed that her husband and her daughter continued to keep her in a positive frame of mind.
Presley contested the will of her late daughter, Lisa Marie shortly after she died on January 12 this year. Priscilla Presley and her daughter Lisa Marie were not on the best of terms for several years. But she has contested the validity and the authenticity of the will be left behind by Lisa Marie Presley.