California Court Orders Venture Capitalist To Reopen Disputed Beach

California Court Orders Venture Capitalist To Reopen Disputed Beach


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California Court Orders Venture Capitalist To Reopen Disputed Beach
NPR ^ | August 11, 2017 | staff

Posted on 08/12/2017 6:48:58 PM PDT by ptsal

Siding with surfers and other backers of the public’s access to beaches, a California appeals court is ordering a Silicon Valley billionaire to reopen public access to Martins Beach near Half Moon Bay, south of San Francisco. Vinod Khosla, a co-founder of Sun Microsystems who has invested in renewable energy, closed the beach to the public in 2009…

On Thursday, a three-judge panel of the 1st District Court of Appeal rejected Khosla’s appeal. “This is not simply a win for surfers in San Mateo County,” said Surfrider Legal Director Angela Howe. “This is a win for all of the beachgoing public…


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Government; News/Current Events; US: California
KEYWORDS: access; beach; billionaire; litigation


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The uber-wealthy cannot close California’s beaches.

Now, open up the beaches at Hollister Ranch.

1 posted on 08/12/2017 6:48:58 PM PDT by ptsal

To: ptsal

California + The CASTE SYSTEM = No match

2 posted on 08/12/2017 6:56:12 PM PDT by gaijin

To: ptsal

But they let me do that to the untouchables, back in India..!!!

3 posted on 08/12/2017 6:57:26 PM PDT by gaijin

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