Michael Jackson’s father, Joe, has been taken to hospital after suffering a stroke. The 81-year-old was having trouble standing and walking on Wednesday.
According to a spokesman, Joe has suffered a mild stroke.
Apparently he has been treated and is likely to be released from a Las Vegas hospital before long.
He has suffered small strokes previously.
As well as the Jacksons’ father, Joe also managed them.
In recently years claims have come to light of a difficult relationship with some of his children.
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