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The Edge gets closer to approval of Malibu mansion complex
The Edge gets closer to approval of Malibu mansion complex

David Evans, also known as U2 guitarist the Edge, has been strumming the same chord for eight years. And yes, it's gotten pretty tiresome. The man who won't take no for an answer has enlisted lobbyists, lawyers and consultants in his fight to win approval for a massive development atop a majestic Malibu ridge. Neither initial rejection by the California Coastal Commission nor fierce opposition from preservationists and would-be neighbors have dissuaded him. At one point, he beat back opposition from the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy with a $750,000 gift. And when the Coastal Commission originally rejected his plan, his team responded with a lawsuit. And you know...

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