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UPDATED: State commission denies appeal of Mitt Romneys' La Jolla home rebuild

UPDATED: State commission denies appeal of Mitt Romneys' La Jolla home rebuild

Addendum:

Since the original version of this story was filed, Anthony Ciani has stated that he will not pursue his appeal further. In addition, attorney Matt Peterson, representing the Romneys, said in an Oct. 16 e-mail  that he and Ciani

"were able to work through many issues. ... Of particular concern to Mr. Ciani was not restricting the lateral beach access easement only for 'passive use.' I assured him that we will not include the word 'passive' in the dedication and that alleviated his concern re : public access. We also talked about the potential to increase lifeguard presence at the beach....

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