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Fans gather for Jackson memorial


Hundreds of Michael Jackson fans are gathering at the Staples Center in Los Angeles for his memorial service.

The pop star's coffin will travel to the centre after a private ceremony for his family in the nearby Forest Lawn cemetery.

Rajesh Mirchandani reports from outside the Staples Center where the world's media are also gathering to cover the event.


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