Rachel Canning, teen who sued parents for tuition, gets $56K scholarship

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Turns out the 18-year-old New Jersey high school cheerleader who sued her parents for college tuition won't need all that money after all.

According to the Asbury Park Press, Rachel Canning posted on her Facebook page Saturday that she will attend Western New England University on a $56,000 scholarship.

The Facebook post has since been removed from public view. A Western New England spokesman confirmed to the newspaper that Canning was accepted into the school.

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