A former Miramonte Elementary School teacher accused of lewd acts on more than 20 former students Friday pleaded no contest to nearly two dozen charges.
A former Miramonte Elementary School teacher accused of lewd acts on more than 20 former students is expected to plead no contest Friday.
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.
Mark Berndt, a former Miramonte Elementary School teacher, is scheduled to appear in a court Wednesday for a hearing to determine whether there is enough evidence for him to stand trial.
Another teacher has been removed from a classroom at a Los Angeles Unified School District school, according to officials.
The second teacher charged with committing lewd acts on a child at Miramonte Elementary School has pleaded not guilty.
State Sen. Kevin DeLeon says there are lingering questions over exactly what measure can be taken by lawmakers in the wake of the recent misconduct charges.
Sources say the Los Angeles Unified School District will be replacing the entire staff at Miramonte Elementary School this week.