ARETHA FRANKLIN’S ESTATE YET TO BE SETTLED

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Five years after her death, the final wishes of music superstar Aretha Franklin are still unsettled.

An unusual trial begins next Monday to determine which of two handwritten wills, including one found in couch cushions, will guide how her estate is handled.

The Queen of Soul, who had four sons, did not have a formal, typewritten will in place, despite years of health problems and efforts to get one done.

But under Michigan law, it’s still possible to treat other documents — with scribbles, scratch-outs and hard-to-read passages — as her commands.