LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — Los Angeles is facing a lawsuit after a home where Marilyn Monroe once lived was demolished to make way for a condominium complex.

A group of Los Angeles County residents who filed the lawsuit say the city trampled state and local laws when it endorsed development on the site.

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The lawsuit filed last week seeks to roll back approval for the five-unit project in the San Fernando Valley.

The house where the actress lived for one year was torn down days before a hearing on whether to consider making it a historic monument.

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City staffers didn’t recommend considering the house as a monument, since Monroe didn’t break into the film industry until years later.

The city is reviewing the complaint.

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Monroe and husband Joe DiMaggio lived for a time in San Francisco’s Marina District. The house at 2150 Beach Street still stands.

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