Bob Keats

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Silicon Valley tech billionaire Vinod Khosla is trying to block off a popular surfing beach from the public by gating off his private road.

The fight to keep beachgoers off private land

Silicon Valley tech billionaire Vinod Khosla is trying to block off a popular surfing beach from the public by gating off his private road.

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