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Licensed companies are still waiting for the Department of Health to certify labs to test the products before they can start selling
The state considers new rules that would give it some of the equity when workforce units are resold. Opponents say that’ll do more harm than good.
In county documents, former legislator Derek Kawakami didn’t mention his involvement in a company challenging the dispensary license awards.
A woman files suit saying she lost her job after repeatedly reporting misuse of pesticides on the company’s North Shore farm.
The state legalized the use of cannabis as medicine 17 years ago, but patients still have no place to legally buy it.
The Legislature adjourned last week without coming to a decision about how to fund the nearly $10 billion project.
They claimed the hotel’s cleaning company paid them far less than union members — in violation of a union contract.
The expected shakeup in House leadership comes as the Senate is undergoing its own significant reshuffling.
UPDATED: The move against Tokuda came as the House and Senate remained deadlocked over how to fund the Honolulu rail project.
UPDATED: The Council Budget Committee passes a resolution allowing the city to use any revenue for rail, including property taxes.
The Legislature also approved the state budget with billions of dollars for capital improvement projects statewide.