Apple has sent out e-mails to its customers saying the company is discontinuing the Messages Beta program for Lion on December 14, 2012.
Apple's e-mail reads:
The Messages Beta program for Lion will end on Friday, December 14, 2012. We hope you've enjoyed the opportunity to preview Messages.
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Thank you for your participation in the Messages Beta program.
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