BALTIMORE — Exposure to lead can be deadly. Use of lead paint was common until it was outlawed in 1978. In the years following there have been many lawsuits and many settlements and plenty of people trying to take advantage of those circumstances.
Shannon Clash is a MMJ (multimedia journalist) in the Capital News Service College Park broadcast bureau. Clash's experiences include an internship at NBC4 in Washington DC, international producer in Florence, Italy for The Institute for Education in International Media (ieiMedia), co-founder and marketing coordinator for Stories Beneath the Shell News and producer of Capital News Service. She can be found on Twitter and LinkedIn.