• Spelman parents locked out of graduation

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    COLLEGE PARK, Ga. - Some parents say they missed seeing their kids graduate on Sunday because officials with Spelman College would not let them into the ceremony.

    A parent sent Channel 2 Action News video of people being turned away well before the graduation began. The ceremony began at 3 p.m., but doors were closed at 2:30 p.m.

    A spokesperson for Spelman said the college has guidelines for handling large events and apologized for any inconvenience.


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