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Waikiki Shooting Video Remains Shrouded

Waikiki Shooting Video Remains Shrouded

More details released in federal agent's shooting of Kailua man.
Can a White Federal Agent Who Killed a Hawaii Local Get a Fair Trial?

Can a White Federal Agent Who Killed a Hawaii Local Get a Fair Trial?

Defense wants to ask jurors about sovereignty, race and ethnicity.
Do Hawaii’s Strict Gun Laws Fuel a Black Market? Flickr

Do Hawaii’s Strict Gun Laws Fuel a Black Market?

UPDATED Most guns police recover from violent crime scenes were once legally registered.
Legal Gun Permit Was Never an Option for Stangel Flickr

Legal Gun Permit Was Never an Option for Stangel

Hawaii firearms laws would have disqualified shooter from legally owning gun because of past infractions.
Feds Unlikely to Prosecute Hawaii Teen With Gun Flickr

Feds Unlikely to Prosecute Hawaii Teen With Gun

Boy who brought Glock to school probably won't face federal charges.
Hawaii Gun Permits Reach Record High Flickr

Hawaii Gun Permits Reach Record High

Permits processed for personal firearms hit a new high in 2010, Attorney General says.
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