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Marinello Schools of Beauty abruptly shuts down after federal allegations

Marinello Schools of Beauty abruptly shuts down after federal allegations

Marinello Schools of Beauty abruptly shut down, closing all 56 of its campuses, including 39 in California, after the U.S. Department of Education said the for-profit cosmetology school was improperly allocating federal student aid money.

The Department of Education said earlier this week that it would stop providing federal aid to 21 campuses in California and two in Nevada after it found that the school was knowingly requesting aid for students without a valid high school diploma, underawarding some student funds, charging fees to students who took too long to finish their programs and committing "other acts of misrepresentation."

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