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California Coastal Commission Ousts Its Chief

Feb. 10
By Associated Press, Alison St John

Charles Lester, the powerful agency's executive director, was fired on 7-5 vote following a 12-hour hearing that was filled with his backers. His supporters said some commissioners want the panel to back more development along California's coast.

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