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MJ Burial Could Cost Jacksons a Pretty Penny

8/19/2009 2:45 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Michael JacksonThrowing a memorial service for Michael Jackson is a lot cheaper when you trade the Staples Center for the more traditional places to honor the dead.

Law enforcement sources tell us the cost of providing police and other city services for the private memorial at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale could top $50,000. That's like a Costco version of a memorial, compared to the estimated $1.4 million to stage the event at the Staples Center in L.A.

A Glendale PD source tells us the Jackson family will foot the bill for police and other services associated with the service, which will be held on August 29.


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ASHLEE, no offence taken, i guess u must be mentally retarded, no one is perfect, when u judge a man by his needs looking only at the negative side of his life, i guess, ur mental factors must be sick....from ur name, u must be whatever, guess u have the chances to withness many changes in the world today brought about bny one man....look into it carefully, that kid that said he was molested, get inot his backgroud as well as family, u will c that he was motivated....racism never seems to have a rest...

1859 days ago


i was sad to here the passing of mj me and my brother grew up with his music and we will keep listening to it . i hope they shoot the person that killed him and do the same back to them we love u mj restb in peace

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