Education

July 7, 2005No Comments

Los Angeles, CA. While investigating the Los Angeles Unified School District’s (LAUSD) $330 million Belmont Learning Center fiasco, the Full Disclosure Network® discovered a secret public financing operation whereby they quietly issue non-voter approved, tax-exempt bonds, mounting billions in public debt, and which is passed on to unsuspecting taxpayers for undefined projects . [fdnVideo_embed yt=”heaSH8XFQQg” download=”no”] […]

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July 2, 2005No Comments

Los Angeles, CA. Former Special Assistant L. A. County D. A. Anthony Patchett, who headed the Los Angeles Unified School District’s (LAUSD) Belmont Learning Center investigation has attacked the Full Disclosure Network™ video blog citing certain statements which he says indicate there was an “intent” by the LAUSD to violate federal and/or state laws governing […]

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May 1, 2005One Comment

Los Angeles, CA. Major political powers continue to impact the Los Angeles Unified School District’s $half billion dollar Belmont Learning Center construction and reconstruction on top of the old Los Angeles Oil Field which began in 1990 and continues to this day. [fdnVideo_embed yt=”Wnc8j7KuxEQ” download=”no”] Anthony Patchett, former Special District Attorney in charge of the […]

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May 1, 2005One Comment

Los Angeles, CA. The California Department of Toxic Substance Control (DTSC) has quietly begun a public relations campaign on behalf and in conjunction with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) in order to win public support for completing the controversial $1/2 billion dollar Belmont Learning Complex. [fdnVideo_embed yt=”-68Jmvka1ws” download=”no”] Belmont Learning Complex (recently renamed […]

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May 1, 2005No Comments

Battle Over Billions [fdnVideo_embed yt=”x4WZ3FCSuiU” download=”no”]

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May 1, 2005One Comment

DAVID CARTWRIGHT, serving as the “Chief outside real estate counsel” to the LAUSD while working with the politically powerful law firm of O’Melveny & Myers, describes how he charted the course as “part of a project team that was specifically created to start knocking down the barriers to school construction.” He states emphatically, “And when […]

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April 1, 2005One Comment

Featuring ROGER CARRICK, former Special Legal Counsel to the LAUSD Inspector General and a member of the District Attorney’s Ad Hoc Task Force on the Belmont corruption investigation. CARRICK responds to video clips of Full Disclosure Network® interview with D. A. Steve Cooley where he denies that investigators presented a “draft indictment” or named names […]

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January 19, 2005No Comments

Los Angeles, CA In late December 2004 the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) began demolishing approximately one third of the new and never occupied Belmont High School campus which has cost taxpayers $238 million to build with another $110 million for partial demolition and reconstruction. The demolition of Belmont went virtually unnoticed by the Los Angeles […]

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August 17, 2004One Comment

Los Angeles, CA. District Attorney Steve Cooley and officials of the Los Angeles Unified School District are still covering up criminal behavior and dangerous conditions, according to Ed Scott, a former member of the D.A.’s Belmont Task Force investigation of the ongoing Belmont High School construction project. [fdnVideo_embed yt=”yGz9TY0Ixqg” download=”no”] Scott pointed out that although […]

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July 29, 2004One Comment

According to Dominic Shambra, former Director of Planning and Development for the Los Angeles Unified School District, there was no competitive bidding for the Belmont Learning Center contract. “It was a request for proposal and it wasn’t one that asked for a bid.” In this Part 1 of a 2 part interview, Shambra told FULL […]

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