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  • Half Moon Bay to fight judgment of nearly $37 million

    12/19/2007 9:00:53 AM PST · by Navy Patriot · 23 replies · 211+ views
    (12-19) 05:46 PST Half Moon Bay, Calif. (AP) -- Officials in Half Moon Bay will fight a court ruling that would have the city pay a judgment of nearly $37 million. The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to hire a San Francisco law firm to appeal a ruling by a federal judge ordering the city to pay $36.8 million to Palo Alto-based developer Charles Keenan. The judgment is nearly four times the city's annual budget. City council members said in a joint statement the order threatens the "very existence of our city government." The ruling against Half Moon Bay...