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Michael Jackson's death: Family says they are 'speechless and devastated'

June 27, 2009 |  7:28 pm

Michael Jackson’s family released a short statement to People magazine, the publication reported on its website Saturday afternoon. Attributed to “Joseph Jackson & Family,” the statement said the family is “speechless and devastated to a point, where communication with the outside world seems almost impossible at times.”

-- Rong-Gong Lin II

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