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A shortage of outpatient centers forces some chronic kidney disease patients into long hospital stays and late-night treatments.
Hawaii is one of the few states without minimum standards for cops, but the Legislature is considering a measure to change that.
The action was taken in response to Civil Beat’s report on the lack of girls’ athletic locker rooms at several high schools.
Patients who need to travel quickly for organ transplants can pay from $80,000 to $130,000 for air ambulance service.
Lawmakers also may add vaporizers, more potent products and edibles to dispensaries’ product repertoire.
When a killer walked away in November, it “was unfortunately not an isolated incident,” a proposed bill states.
In some cases, they say, prosecutors need the option of a lesser charge that doesn’t require a jury trial.
Sen. Michelle Kidani’s measure comes two weeks after the false missile alert, when some people reported being told to leave businesses.