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Keith Kaneshiro

Honolulu Settles Malicious Prosecution Case Involving Kaneshiro, Kealoha Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Settles Malicious Prosecution Case Involving Kaneshiro, Kealoha

The case involves the botched prosecution of several people suspected of running illegal game rooms.

Second Bid To Impeach Honolulu’s Top Prosecutor Is Filed Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Second Bid To Impeach Honolulu’s Top Prosecutor Is Filed

A Honolulu businessman once charged with operating an illegal gambling operation is seeking to remove Keith Kaneshiro, the Honolulu prosecutor.

Prosecutor’s Safe House For Abuse Victims To Close As Questions Swirl Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Prosecutor’s Safe House For Abuse Victims To Close As Questions Swirl

The City Council cut funding for the facility, a favored project of the Honolulu prosecutor, and now it faces allegations of civil rights abuses from residents.

Judge Refuses To Dismiss Kaneshiro Impeachment Case Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Judge Refuses To Dismiss Kaneshiro Impeachment Case

The Honolulu prosecutor, who is on paid leave after receiving a target letter in a federal criminal investigation, tried to get the case thrown out on procedural grounds.

Embattled Honolulu Prosecutor Takes Immediate Leave Of Absence Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Embattled Honolulu Prosecutor Takes Immediate Leave Of Absence

UPDATED: Keith Kaneshiro is a target in a wide-ranging corruption investigation. His removal was sought by the state attorney general.

Honolulu Corruption: State Will Take Over Some City Prosecutor Cases Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Corruption: State Will Take Over Some City Prosecutor Cases

Defense attorneys want authorities to expand their review of Katherine Kealoha’s involvement to other cases.

Hawaii’s ‘Unprecedented’ Push To Suspend Keith Kaneshiro Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii’s ‘Unprecedented’ Push To Suspend Keith Kaneshiro

State Attorney General Clare Connors contends the Honolulu prosecuting attorney should be temporarily removed from office because of his potential entanglement in a federal corruption case.

Hawaii AG Asks Supreme Court To Suspend Honolulu Prosecutor Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii AG Asks Supreme Court To Suspend Honolulu Prosecutor

UPDATED: Keith Kaneshiro is under scrutiny as part of a years-long federal investigation into alleged corruption involving the police and prosecutors.

Impeachment Waits While City Considers Paying Kaneshiro’s Legal Fees Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Impeachment Waits While City Considers Paying Kaneshiro’s Legal Fees

A judge puts the case on hold to give the City Council time to decide if taxpayers must provide the prosecuting attorney with a lawyer.

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