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Amid boycott of Beverly Hills haunt, city confronts Brunei over sharia law

The Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Sultan of Brunei, is seen during a protest over Brunei's strict sharia law penal code in Beverly Hills, California May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn

The Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Sultan of Brunei, is seen during a protest over Brunei's strict sharia law penal code in Beverly Hills, California May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn

The Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Sultan of Brunei, is seen during a protest over Brunei's strict sharia law penal code in Beverly Hills, California May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn
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People protest outside the Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Sultan of Brunei, over Brunei's strict sharia law penal code in Beverly Hills, California May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn

People protest outside the Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Sultan of Brunei, over Brunei's strict sharia law penal code in Beverly Hills, California May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn

People protest outside the Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Sultan of Brunei, over Brunei's strict sharia law penal code in Beverly Hills, California May 5, 2014. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn
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