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Local School for Deaf Children Closes Amid Funding Controversy — Rick Chambers Reports

WHITTIER – Oralingua School for the Hearing Impaired closed its doors Friday, but not without controversy.

A fight broke out at the school as KTLA cameras attempted to record video of a meeting between school officials and parents.

The incident began during the meeting as parents were asking questions about school funding, according to Virginia Romero, a parent of two Oralingua students.

Rick Chambers has more on the controversy and the scuffle.