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MARTINS BEACH RULING 10/27/13 1545 GE

THE ONLY ROAD TO MARTINS BEACH,  A  HALF MOON BAY AREA POPULAR SURFING SPOT, WILL REMAIN CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. THAT, ACCORDING TO A RULING BY SAN MATEO COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE GERALD BUCHWALD. THE DECISION WAS BASED ON A MID-19TH CENTURY RULING, THE 1848 TREATY OF GUADALUPE HIDALGO, THAT REQUIRES THAT  MEXICAN LAND GRANTS BE OBSERVED,  AS LONG AS THE OWNER FILED A CLAIM.   SUCH A CLAIM WAS ALLEGEDLY FILED BY THE ORIGINAL OWNER, AND THE LAWYERS FOR PRESENT OWNER SAY THEY ARE GRATIFIED WITH THE DECISION.  A LAWYER FOR SEVERAL SURFERS AND THE FRIENDS OF MARTINS BEACH, PLAN TO APPEAL THE RULING, ARGUING THAT BEACH ACCESS RIGHTS ORE VIOLATED UNDER THE CALIFORNIA CONSTITUTION.       

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