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Judi Mahoney July 11, 2014 at 08:46 am
terry mccaffrey July 11, 2014 at 08:46 am
Totally agree!
Judi Mahoney July 11, 2014 at 08:49 am
Can't wait to see the further ineptness of the RCSD when they accept these "children" MSRead More 13 gangbangers/sick etc into the classrooms! Watch the scores plummet further and your home values! Lol!!
Lou Covey, The Local Motive May 10, 2014 at 12:34 pm
IF you take a look closely at the data you find on OpenSecrets.com, you find donations to bothRead More Democrats and Republicans are dead even. So if money is speech, they everyone is getting an equal say. But at the end of the day, no one is getting the government they pay for.
COH May 12, 2014 at 03:05 pm
OpenSecrets does NOT track the dark money. The Dark Money is where it's at. The Kochs & theirRead More Kochtopus are evil. They bury their money DEEP. Americans For Prosperity is not their ONLY PAC. In fact - OpenSecrets CANNOT track the anonymous money that Citizens United allows in PACs. It's anonymous. Watch the film 'Citizen Koch' - and get a REAL education on those vile brothers and their evil political machinations.
Lou Covey, The Local Motive May 14, 2014 at 09:11 am
I love conspiracy theorists. How can you prove something that no one can see exists?Read More http://www.mediaite.com/tv/chuck-todd-rips-harry-reid-you-cant-have-selective-billionaire-outrage/
Sea April 16, 2014 at 07:16 pm
So if you are the Government Affairs Director for the San Mateo County Association of REALTORS®,Read More I'm sure you have heard the term "Prescriptive Easement" maybe that applies here. I guess this guy thought he had bought his own land that included a free public beach all for himself since no one can access it anymore and you seem to think that's alright? What I found was that there are four (4) elements to a prescriptive easement in California: 1.) The use of land must be open and notorious; 2.) Continue and be uninterrupted for a period of at least five (5) years (occasional use could establish the prescriptive use right for the same frequency, e.g., on weekends); 3.) Be adverse; and 4.) Be subject to a claim of right (i.e., not consented to). If I'm not mistaken, this path to this beach has been in use for DECADES. I'm not sure but I'd guess you won't find much support here on the patch for this billionaire client but I could be wrong. Time will tell. There is an article "Surfers sue over blocked beach access" at sfgate dot com that has some great photos - of course the property is held by a LLC. "Martin's Beach LLC" I only hope the coastal commission gets it right on this one.
Mark Fassett April 17, 2014 at 12:31 am
Give me a break. The coast doesn't belong to anyone below the surf line, and people have the rightRead More to enjoy the beach. Much like idiots like David Gefen who don't want to provide access to the unwashed masses... sorry, the law says otherwise.
Paul Stewart April 17, 2014 at 08:35 am
@Prescriptive Easement... a good explanation and no one's going to shed any tears for the owner butRead More (as you alluded) it is the greater issue of private property rights at play. I doubt the Coastal Commission will get it right, however as their history of protecting property owners is not, shall we say, stellar. @Mark Fassett. You are correct as long as trespassing is not involved. That's the law... trespass and one breaks the law. Pretty straightforward... but this will ultimately be decided by the courts.
Lou Covey, The Local Motive January 17, 2014 at 10:41 am
It may not go to the Supreme Court. The Appeals Court ruling said the language in the FCCRead More regulation did not apply but it did not prohibit the FCC from amending the regulation. And Comcast already stated that they would not restrict access, which is easy for them to say. Their cable system is faster than Verizon and AT&T, anyway. Since I do a significant amount of upstream live video in my business I have to use Comcast because no one else offers upstream speeds. If real estate professionals are really concerned about it, however, there are ways around it. You know where to find me if you want to know. ;)
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