Michael Jackson had lethal drug levels *

The coroner found a potentially lethal amount of the anesthetic propofol in Michael Jackson's body, according to a search warrant affidavit unsealed today in Houston. The L.A. Times has a blog item up.

* More importantly: AP says a law enforcement tells its reporter the sealed coroner report rules Jackson's death a homicide.

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