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A nickel short? No lunch for you, kid

April 5, 2013

Eatocracy

[cnn-video url=”http://www.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/04/05/mxp-kids-denied-lunch-when-they-cant-pay.hln.html”]

Sorry, kid. No money, no lunch.

Students at an Attleboro, Massachusetts, middle school went hungry this week, if they had a negative balance on their pre-paid lunch cards.

Five cents of debt was enough for cafeteria employees at the Coehlo Middle School to instruct kids at least one day this week to dump out the food they would have normally eaten, CNN affiliate WJAR in Rhode Island reported.

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