You Can Have The Island, But I'm Keeping the Elephant Tusks
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When billionaire David Murdock sold much of the island of Lanai to fellow billionaire Larry Ellison earlier this year, public documents made it clear that Murdock retained the right to develop a controversial wind farm that has been proposed for the island.
But the sales agreement filed recently with the Public Utilities Commission shows Murdock is fond of more than just a lucrative utility project. And he's inked retention of a number of items into the deal with Oracle CEO Ellison.