Complete Coverage of the ongoing investigation of a South LA elementary school

Wednesday, Apr 30, 2014 at 10:43 AM PDT

Lawyer Accuses LAUSD of Double-Dipping

Lawyer Accuses LAUSD of Double-Dipping

During a motions hearing at the Central Civil West Courthouse in Los Angeles, an attorney representing eight of the dozens of victims of the Miramonte child sex abuses cases made a claim the LA Unified...

Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 at 11:08 AM PST

LAUSD Misses Records Request Deadline on Miramonte

LAUSD Misses Records Request Deadline on Miramonte

After numerous attempts to seek comment, NBC4 has not heard a word from members of the school board about allegations of mismanagement in the general counsel's office of the Los Angeles Unified School...

Wednesday, Apr 30, 2014 at 09:10 AM PDT

LAUSD Official Stands by Teacher Abuse Settlements

LAUSD Official Stands by Teacher Abuse Settlements

NBC4 has learned through a source that some of the settlements may not have been necessary under the California Education Code.

Monday, Feb 10, 2014 at 11:36 PM PST

LAUSD Responds to Cronyism Allegations in Miramonte Case

LAUSD Responds to Cronyism Allegations in Miramonte Case

Two weeks after a former Los Angeles Unified School District employee blew the whistle on his former employer in how it handled civil lawsuits involving the Miramonte Elementary School sex abuse scandal,...

Wednesday, Feb 5, 2014 at 09:54 PM PST

Sex Abuse Case Against Ex-Miramonte Teacher Dismissed

Sex Abuse Case Against Ex-Miramonte Teacher Dismissed

The case against one of two former Miramonte Elementary School teachers accused in a sexual abuse scandal has been dismissed, according to court officials.

Thursday, Jan 30, 2014 at 05:11 PM PST

School Sex Abuse Case Whistle-Blower Speaks Out

School Sex Abuse Case Whistle-Blower Speaks Out

A risk manager who worked on the Miramonte Elementary School sex scandal alleges that the LAUSD wasted taxpayer money by paying families who weren't victims of abuse allegedly by a former teacher.

Wednesday, Jan 29, 2014 at 08:36 PM PST

Lawsuit Alleges "Corruption" in LAUSD Sex Abuse Case

Lawsuit Alleges "Corruption" in LAUSD Sex Abuse Case

The chief risk manager hired by the Los Angeles Unified School District to help settle a school sexual abuse scandal accused the district's public law office of "corruption and cronyism."

Friday, Nov 15, 2013 at 08:20 PM PST

Ex-Teacher Pleads No Contest in Miramonte Sex Abuse Case

Ex-Teacher Pleads No Contest in Miramonte Sex Abuse Case

Former Miramonte Elementary teacher Mark Berndt pleaded no contest Friday to 23 counts of lewd acts with children. John Cádiz Klemack reports from downtown Los Angeles for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov.

Wednesday, Jan 29, 2014 at 09:36 PM PST

LAUSD Superintendent Deasy Speaks About Miramonte Abuse Scandal

LAUSD Superintendent Deasy Speaks About Miramonte Abuse Scandal

LAUSD School Superintendent John Deasy said he was relieved that former teacher Mark Berndt entered a plea deal, but he's angry about delays in changing teacher disciplinary

Friday, Nov 15, 2013 at 10:02 PM PST

Parent: Ex-Teacher "Destroyed" Students' Lives

Parent: Ex-Teacher "Destroyed" Students' Lives

A former elementary school teacher accused of sexually abusing students is expected in court Friday amid reports that he will plead no contest in the case. Watch live on NBC LA app.

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Complete coverage of the child sexual abuse scandal at Miramonte Elementary School in the community of Florence in South LA. Photos, video and investigative stories, with reaction from families, and a timeline of events.
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Boy Bullied at Miramonte Had to Have Testicle Removed: Lawsuit

Boy Bullied at Miramonte Had to Have Testicle Removed: Lawsuit

A new lawsuit claims a special needs child was bullied so brutally by other children at scandal-plagued Miramonte Elementary School that he had to have one of his testicles removed, the boy's mother...

LAUSD Uncovers Child Abuse Records

LAUSD Uncovers Child Abuse Records

The Los Angeles Unified School District now says some of the documents it admitted to shredding actually do exist.

"We Do the Best We Can": Miramonte Moves Forward

"We Do the Best We Can": Miramonte Moves Forward

As some 900 students are set to begin another full school year at Miramonte Elementary School in South Los Angeles, teachers and administrators on Monday prepared for a year they say continues progress forward.

Lead LAUSD Attorney Steps Down to Assume Judgeship

Lead LAUSD Attorney Steps Down to Assume Judgeship

The lead attorney for the Los Angeles Unified School District will be stepping down to assume a judgeship in Orange County.

LAUSD Denied Photographic Evidence of Miramonte Abuse:  Judge

LAUSD Denied Photographic Evidence of Miramonte Abuse: Judge

A judge on Friday ordered the Los Angeles Unified School District to pay a $6,000 penalty for denying it had photographic evidence sought by families suing the district for damages from abuse by two...

Timeline: Miramonte School Scandal

Timeline: Miramonte School Scandal

A chronological list of events connected to the child abuse scandal that has rocked Miramonte Elementary school in Florence.

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