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LAUSD criticized for not allowing night practices

The Los Angeles Unified School District's decision not to allow evening football practices on Wednesday because of heat concerns has caused administrators and coaches to openly question the decision. "I'm about as cautious as it gets, and I think it's ridiculous," Sun Valley Poly Athletic Director Kim McEwen said. "All the coaches have their OSHA website information that gives them the humidity and heat index. We've gone over the rules and regulations. What about the safety for kids not practicing?" The district banned outside practices on Monday unless specific approval was given by the local area administrator. Tuesday was a professional...

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