By Murray Weiss, DNAinfo.com June 21, 2012
BROOKLYN — Four men were arrested Thursday morning for allegedly offering a $500,000 bribe to a sexually abused teenager to get her to drop charges against a popular Orthodox community counselor who is presently on trial in Brooklyn.
Students of Miramonte Elementary School in
Los Angeles hold signs during a march:
Two teachers at the school have been
charged with sexual abuse and the entire
staff replaced. Photo: REUTERS/David McNew
Sexual abuse victims accuse Los Angeles district of failing to protect students
The Sun Daily LOS ANGELES (March 3, 2012):
Since 1990, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) has failed to protect students from teachers who are sexual predators, sexual abuse victims said here Friday.
China's Xinhua news agency reported that attorneys representing 20 child victims of the sexually abusive teacher Mark Berndt of the Miramonte Elementary School in Los Angeles released copies of claims filed against the LAUSD. READ MORE