Complete coverage of the sexual abuse scandal at a South Los Angeles elementary school

Friday, Jul 18, 2014 at 05:59 PM PDT

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.

Sunday, Jun 1, 2014 at 07:31 AM PDT

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 then...

Friday, May 2, 2014 at 09:34 PM PDT

Feds Urged to Step in on Miramonte Abuse Cases

Feds Urged to Step in on Miramonte Abuse Cases

Hiding her identity for the sake of her victimized daughter, one mother says she holds responsible - whoever destroyed district documents of child abuse records at LAUSD - the same way she does former Miramonte...

Friday, May 2, 2014 at 12:12 AM PDT

LAUSD Forced to Hand Over Additional Evidence in Miramonte Case

LAUSD Forced to Hand Over Additional Evidence in Miramonte Case

A judge on Thursday gave Los Angeles Unified School District attorneys 24 hours to produce photos they believe to be privileged evidence in the Miramonte child abuse case.

Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 06:14 AM PDT

LAUSD Admits It Destroyed Documents Regarding Child Sex Abuse

LAUSD Admits It Destroyed Documents Regarding Child Sex Abuse

After nearly a week with no response to our inquiries about allegations the Los Angeles Unified School District destroyed documents that may have held key evidence in child abuse cases within the district,...

Wednesday, Apr 30, 2014 at 09:07 AM PDT

New Law Firm Assigned to Miramonte Child Abuse Cases

New Law Firm Assigned to Miramonte Child Abuse Cases

In a move that has attorneys for the victims of the Miramonte child abuse case scratching their heads, the Los Angeles Unified School District has added a new set of attorneys to the case, which is set for trial...

Wednesday, Apr 30, 2014 at 10:44 AM PDT

LAUSD Allegedly Shredded Miramonte Documents

LAUSD Allegedly Shredded Miramonte Documents

Gregg Breed, once the chief risk officer for LA Unified until his contract was not renewed, says he was questioned under oath about what he knew regarding the Miramonte child abuse cases.

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 District...

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.

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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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$139M Settlement Reached in School Sex Abuse Case

$139M Settlement Reached in School Sex Abuse Case

A settlement in the long-fought Miramonte sex abuse civil case has officially been accepted by both sides, with Los Angeles Unified School District paying a record $139 million to more than 70 victims of sexual...

Settlement Talks Continue in Miramonte Case

Settlement Talks Continue in Miramonte Case

A court-ordered, mandatory settlement conference in the child sexual abuse case against the second-largest school district in the country ended with frustrated attorneys leaving Los Angeles Superior Court...

Settlement Hearing Set in Miramonte Sex Abuse Case

Settlement Hearing Set in Miramonte Sex Abuse Case

The civil case against the Los Angeles Unified School District comes about three years after accusations of sexual abuse against former teacher Mark Berndt.

"Showtime" for Miramonte Civil Trial

"Showtime" for Miramonte Civil Trial

Los Angeles Superior Court Judge John Shepard Wiley told attorneys on both sides of the Miramonte child abuse case that, "It's showtime, you need to be ready."

LAUSD Won't Ask Miramonte Victims' Immigration Status

LAUSD Won't Ask Miramonte Victims' Immigration Status

Attorneys representing the Los Angeles Unified School district in the civil case revolving around victims of alleged sexual abuse at Miramonte Elementary School withdrew their request that the judge consider the...

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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