Civil Lawsuit

Former Miramonte Elementary teacher Mark Berndt (right) (credit: CBS)

Jury Selection Begins In First Civil Trial In Miramonte Sex Abuse Scandal

Jury selection began Monday morning in the first civil trial against the Los Angeles Unified School District stemming from a sex abuse scandal at Miramonte Elementary School.


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Judge Refuses To Delay Bryan Stow Civil Trial

A judge refused Tuesday to postpone the trial for a civil suit filed against former Dodgers owner Frank McCourt on behalf of Bryan Stow.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/28/2013

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Opening Statements Begin In Michael Jackson’s Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Opening statements began Monday in Katherine Jackson’s wrongful death lawsuit against AEG.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/29/2013

Miramonte Elementary (courtesy LAUSD)

Attorneys File New Lawsuit Against LAUSD On Behalf Of Miramonte Child Sex Abuse Victims

New lawsuits stemming from child sex abuse claims at Miramonte Elementary School were filed earlier this week against the Los Angeles Unified School District, it was announced Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/05/2012

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Model Sues Oscar De La Hoya For Allegedly Involving Her In Sex Acts Against Her Will

A model claims that she feared for her life during a wild night with Los Angeles-native boxing legend Oscar de la Hoya.


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Embattled Fullerton Police Hit With Civil Suit After New Video Surfaces

A lawsuit is being filed Friday against the embattled Fullerton Police Department by a man who claims his civil rights were violated.


California Judge Fines Target $22.5 Million

Prosecutors say a California judge has ordered Target Corp. to pay $22.5 million for illegally disposing hazardous waste at stores throughout the state.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2011