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CNN and MSNBC legal analyst Midwin Charles has died at 47, her family said

Summary List PlacementCNN and MSNBC legal analyst Midwin Charles has died, her family announced on Tuesday. She was 47. "She was known to many as a legal commentator on television but to us she was a devoted daughter, sister, aunt, niece and cousin," her family said in a statement on Twitter....

Midwin Charles visits the SiriusXM Studios on February 28, 2019 in New York City.

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CNN and MSNBC legal analyst Midwin Charles has died, her family announced on Tuesday.

She was 47.

“She was known to many as a legal commentator on television but to us she was a devoted daughter, sister, aunt, niece and cousin,” her family said in a statement on Twitter. “Our lives are forever changed and we will miss her for a lifetime.”

The cause of death has not been revealed publicly.

Colleagues, including MSNBC’s Joy Reid, paid tribute to Charles on Twitter after her death was announced.

“Midwin dear heart, you were a brilliant spirit and beautiful soul. You were such a blessing. I’m just stunned, and have been since I learned of this today,” Reid said. “Blessings to your mom and family. To all, please live every moment like it’s your last, and OVER-appreciate your friends.”

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