Marine Recruiting Station in Berkeley Losing It's Lease?

An e-mail from Cynthia Papermaster of CodePink reports.

Breaking news: We hear that Sasha Shamszad, the Berkeley landlord that began
this whole controversy by renting to the Marine recruiters, has come to an
agreement with CodePINK and the Marine Recruiting Station - and they're

A press conference is planned for Tuesday, 4/1 at noon. Location not
provided, but probably at the Recruiting Station.

If this is true, it's great news and a huge victory for the local anti-war
movement. It's a terrible shame that local youth are being hoodwinked into
risking their lives for US misadventures in Iraq and Afghanistan. At least
it might stop happening in our immediate neighborhood.

Woo Hoo!!!!