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Biden’s Sweeping New Vaccination Mandate Is ‘Huge’ For Hawaii Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Biden’s Sweeping New Vaccination Mandate Is ‘Huge’ For Hawaii

UHERO economist predicts more than 85% of Hawaii employees will work for companies with vaccination mandates, filling many of the gaps.

Redistricting Panel: No Changes In Hawaii Legislative Seats Screenshot

Redistricting Panel: No Changes In Hawaii Legislative Seats

Public testimony centered on whether the commission removed the correct number of military from Hawaii’s population count.

Hawaii Hospitals Near ‘Worst Case Scenario’ As Officials Try To Rein In Labor Day Gatherings Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Hawaii Hospitals Near ‘Worst Case Scenario’ As Officials Try To Rein In Labor Day Gatherings

Gov. David Ige urged people to comply with Covid safety measures including wearing masks and maintaining social distance over the three-day weekend.

 

How The Hawaii Supreme Court Has Shaped Policing In The State Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

How The Hawaii Supreme Court Has Shaped Policing In The State

Recent rulings have built on decades of precedent in Hawaii that protects individuals from unreasonable government intrusions.

Senate Confirms Sonja McCullen To Intermediate Court Of Appeals Screenshot

Senate Confirms Sonja McCullen To Intermediate Court Of Appeals

A Honolulu deputy prosecuting attorney will be the first Native Hawaiian appointed to a Hawaii appellate court in decades.

Hawaii Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over County Police Jurisdiction Screenshot

Hawaii Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over County Police Jurisdiction

The ability of counties to render aid to each other is also at issue in the case that stems from protests over the Thirty Meter Telescope in 2019.

New Appeals Court Nominee Advances To Final Senate Vote Screenshot

New Appeals Court Nominee Advances To Final Senate Vote

Sonja McCullen easily cleared the Senate Judiciary Committee Thursday.

Hawaii Senate Committee Considers A New Nominee For Appeals Court Screenshot

Hawaii Senate Committee Considers A New Nominee For Appeals Court

Sonja McCullen’s nomination to the Intermediate Court of Appeals is already proceeding more smoothly than the last candidate.

Report: More Than 87% Of State Workers Fully Vaccinated Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Report: More Than 87% Of State Workers Fully Vaccinated

Eleven state workers were placed on leave for not complying with Hawaii’s vaccine mandate.