San Francisco's Entertainment Commission oversees noise and security issues at local music venues. It is the city body responsible for holding club owners accountable for excessive volume or unsafe conditions.
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So it's odd, to say the least, that the commission's sole inspector, Vajra Granelli, has close ties to a local security firm. And club owners allege that Granelli has given them extra scrutiny -- including official citations -- if they don't hire his company.