Press Clips

Following are recent press clips from national publications that relate to PEER issues, campaigns and news releases.


MALIBU PARENTS AND TEACHERS ARE FRIGHTENED TO LEARN THAT TEST RESULTS REVEAL SHOCKINGLY HIGH PCB EXPOSURE

From: JD Supra

"New test results posted by the Santa Monica-Malibu school district (SMMUSD) show nine classrooms and other facilities containing toxic polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)…

GROUPS SUE MALIBU SCHOOL OFFICIALS TO HASTEN CLEANUP OF TOXIC CONTAMINATION

From: Southern California Public Radio

"Attorneys representing America Unites for Kids and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) filed the complaint on Monday. It…

NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON HAS SOME CHOICE WORDS FOR ANYONE WHO VOTES FOR A CLIMATE DENIER

From: Think Progress

"Since that piece came out, more reports have come out claiming that the banextended to other agencies in Florida. A report from Public Employees for Environmental…

LAWSUIT DEMANDS MALIBU SCHOOLS REMOVE CONTAMINATED CAULK

From: SF Gate

"Parents and teachers at a California school district where celebrities including Cindy Crawford removed their children over fears about PCBs filed a lawsuit Monday demanding…

PCB LAWSUIT FILED TODAY AGAINST SCHOOL DISTRICT

From: The Malibu Times

"America Unites For Kids (formerly Malibu Unites) and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) today filed a lawsuit against the Santa Monica-Malibu…

CITIZEN'S LAWSUIT ALLEGES PCB CONTAMINATION IN MALIBU CLASSROOMS

From: Santa Monica Mirror

"A citizen's lawsuit filed today accuses Malibu school officials of violating the federal Toxic Substances Control Act by failing to decontaminate the city's…

LAWSUIT ALLEGES TOXIC CONTAMINATION IN MALIBU CLASSROOMS

From: My News LA

"“The district had ample notice and more than ample opportunity to avoid litigation but has not moved a step toward complying with the law to insure safety for students…

SCHOOL DISTRICT FAILS TO PROTECT STUDENTS AND STAFF FROM CARCINOGEN IN MALIBU SCHOOLS, SUIT ALLEGES

From: Santa Monica Patch

"A citizen’s lawsuit filed today accuses Malibu school officials of violating the federal Toxic Substances Control Act by failing to decontaminate the city’s…

FLORIDA EMPLOYEE SAYS ‘CLIMATE CHANGE,’ HAS TO WRITE ‘SCIENCE IS A LIE’ 10,000 TIMES

From: Wonkette

"A press release by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility says Barton Bibler, a Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) employee, was reprimanded…

FLORIDA REPRIMANDS ANOTHER STATE EMPLOYEE FOR 'CLIMATE CHANGE'; GOVERNOR RICK SCOTT DISPLAYS CONTINUES SKEPTICISM OVER IT

From: Yibada

"Florida Governor Rick Scott and officials have repeatedly denied allegations of existing policies of prohibiting the use of "global warming" and "climate change." However,…