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SMMUSD BOARD OF EDUCATION: PCB ABATEMENT WORK HITS A FEW SNAGS

From: Malibu Surfside News

““We have encountered some challenges, but we anticipate being able to meet the court-mandated timeline for completing all of the work.” The court mandate…

AMERICA UNITES APPEALS FEDERAL COURT RULING ON PCB REMEDIATION

From: Malibu Times

"Among the disputed rulings in the appeal are the standing of co-plaintiff Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), America Unites’ ability to independently…

THE SURPRISING PLACE YOUR CHILD COULD BE EXPOSED TO TOXIC CHEMICALS EVERY DAY

From: ATTN:

""We wish that the remediation had been ordered even sooner, but we’re very happy that we won the merits of the case," Paula Dinerstein, attorney for Public Employees for…

SMMUSD CANCELS PRESS CONFERENCE AFTER 'INTERRUPTION' THREAT

From: Santa Monica Mirror

"SMMUSD allowed reporters and camera crew into their Santa Monica headquarters for the organized conference only to announce the cancellation when a “rouge”…

SMMUSD HAS UNTIL 2019 TO REMOVE PCB FROM MALIBU HIGH, JUAN CABRILLO

From: Malibu Surfside News

"As an initial matter, the court determined that PEER lacked organizational “standing” — a legal term essentially meaning the right to pursue an action —…


News Releases

PCBS REMOVED FROM SANTA MONICA SCHOOLS BUT LEFT IN MALIBU

Comprehensive Testing and Precautionary Removals Sought but Denied in Malibu

JUDGE GREENLIGHTS MALIBU SCHOOL PCB LAWSUIT

District Spending Tops $6 Million in Steps to Avoid Complete Cleanup

SCHOOL DISTRICT’S OWN TESTS SHOW SHOCKING PCB LEVELS

Highly Toxic Classrooms Still Occupied with No Abatement Date Slated

FEDERAL LAWSUIT TO FORCE TOXIC CLEANUP OF MALIBU SCHOOLS

Immediate Removal of PCBs above Legal Limits and School-Wide Testing Sought

MALIBU SCHOOLS SPENDING MILLIONS TO AVOID TOXIC CLEANUP

Billings by Lawyers and Consultants Exceed What a Full Cleanup Would Cost