LAUSD To Pay Another $4.5M To Former Miramonte StudentsLos Angeles Unified School District officials have agreed to pay another $4.5 million to former Miramonte Elementary School students.
Miramonte Elementary Sex Abuse Case To Cost Nearly $140MOnce lawyers began digging into Mark Berndt's past, they discovered a three-decade pattern of odd behavior and complaints about the teacher that school administrators either missed or ignored.
LAUSD Avoids Trial And Reaches $139M Settlement In Miramonte Sex Abuse CaseThe Los Angeles Unified School District Friday reached a settlement with more than 80 victims in the Miramonte Elementary School child sex abuse case.
Jury Selection Begins In First Civil Trial In Miramonte Sex Abuse ScandalJury 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.
Report: LAUSD Aware Of Misconduct By Miramonte Teacher In 1983Complaints of misconduct against a Los Angeles Unified school teacher who was convicted last year of spoon-feeding his semen to his students first surfaced over 30 years ago, according to reports Friday.
Attorney Alleges Sex Crimes Cover Up By LAUSD In Miramonte Case The L.A. Unified School District Friday was accused of covering up child abuse reports dating back to 1988.
Former Miramonte Teacher Pleads No Contest To Molestation ChargesA former Miramonte Elementary School teacher accused of lewd acts on more than 20 former students Friday pleaded no contest to nearly two dozen charges.
Report: Former Miramonte Teacher To Plead No Contest To Molestation ChargesA former Miramonte Elementary School teacher accused of lewd acts on more than 20 former students is expected to plead no contest Friday.
LAUSD Releases $27M To Settle Claims In Miramonte Sex Abuse CasesThe Los Angeles Unified School District announced Tuesday it has released more than $27 million to settle the dozens of claims of sexual abuse on behalf of students at Miramonte Elementary School.
Senate Passes Bill To Streamline Process For Dismissing Teachers Due To MisconductThe state Senate has passed a bill intended to speed and streamline the process for dismissing teachers accused of misconduct, despite the opinion of some that the measure should be improved, possibly next year.
Judge Refuses To Throw Out Lawsuits Against LAUSD In Miramonte Sex Abuse ScandalA judge Tuesday refused to throw out dozens of lawsuits filed by alleged victims’ parents in the Miramonte sex abuse scandal against the Los Angeles Unified School District.
LAUSD Offers Settlement To 40 Students In Miramonte Abuse CasesThe Los Angeles Unified School District Wednesday announced it has offered approximately $17 million to dozens of students who alleged they were abused by a former teacher at Miramonte Elementary School.
Civil Settlement Reached In Miramonte Abuse CasesThe Los Angeles Unified School District has reached settlements of 58 legal claims stemming from alleged lewd acts by an elementary school teacher.
Miramonte Teacher Sex Abuse Case Moves Closer To TrialA Los Angeles judge says attorneys can move closer to trial in their child sex abuse lawsuits against school officials, after a former teacher allegedly fed his semen to students.
Attorney For Ex-Miramonte Teacher Delays Motion To Reduce Bail Newly-appointed attorney Manny Medrano wants more time to review the allegations against Mark Berndt before asking a judge to reduce his client's $23 million bail amount.