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  • Mark Zuckerberg is suing hundreds of Hawaiians to protect his 700-acre Kauai estate
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    Business Insider2 days ago

    Mark Zuckerberg is suing hundreds of Hawaiians to protect his 700-acre Kauai estate

    Mark Zuckerberg paid close to $100 million for 700 acres of beachfront property on the island of Kauai in 2014. Three holding companies controlled by Zuckerberg filed eight lawsuits in local court on December 30 against families who collectively inherited 14 parcels of land through the Kuleana Act, a Hawaiian law established in 1850 that for the first time gave natives the right to own the land that they lived on. The 14 parcels total just 8.04 of the 700 acres Zuckerberg owns, but the law gives any direct family member of a parcel's original owner the right to enter the otherwise private compound.

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