Hempstead school board meeting erupts in chaos

The lights were abruptly turned off at a Hempstead School Board meeting on June 19, 2014 as protesters called for board president Betty Cross to resign. Minutes before, the board voted 3-2 to ask for an independent investigation of the superintendent and the district. (Credit: Newsday / Chuck Fadely)

<b> June 19, 2014 </b>

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