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- Posted on Jul 26th 2011 3:00PM by Jenny Charlesworth
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"She's been pretty open about her troubled life and the addictions, and as a recovered guy, my heart always goes out when I see that happen because there's a lot of misunderstanding behind over coming those personal issues," Ellefson told our heavy-rocking brother site Noisecreep. "My prayers are with her family right now and all the people in her organization, because it's unexpected but it's a reality, and everyone has to deal with it."
You can read more from Ellefson concerning his own battle with addiction and the inner demons that haunt so many, here.