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Roger Christie: Religious Defense Motion To Be Heard July 29, 2013

Aloha. Share and I and two other Green Fourteen co-defendants invite you to witness the upcoming public court hearing for our religious defense motion. The hearing is scheduled for July 29th at 10:30 a.m. and July 30 at 10:00 a.m. in the Honolulu Federal Building courtroom of U.S. District Judge Leslie Kobayashi. This hearing is...
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Missing Person

Missing Person

Big Island police are seeking information about a 17-year-old boy who was reported missing. Austin Imholt failed to return to his Kailua-Kona home on 29 October, 2011. He is described as 5-foot-7, about 145 pounds, with a fair complexion, blond curly hair and blue eyes. He has a black outlined gothic tattoo on his right...
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#OccupyHilo Organizes ALEC F29 Protest

Statewide, the islands of Hawaii pay some of the highest rates for energy in the nation. Following the lead of Portland Action Lab and Shut Down the Corporations, Occupy Hilo is organizing its own “national day of non-violent direct action” near the HELCO office on Kilauea Ave in downtown Hilo on February 29, from 4-5:30pm.
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Hawaii Medical Marijuana Bills: Latest Update

Below is an update from Jeanne Ohta of Drug Policy Forum of Hawaii. HB1963 did not get scheduled for a hearing in the House Judiciary committee. Section 4 was removed from HB2600. Matt Rifkin Here’s an update on the bills that we have been watching. Thank you all for sending in testimony. I cannot tell you...
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Hawaii Senate Bill Would Add Medical Marijuana to the Pain Bill of Rights

Hawaii Senate Bill Would Add Medical Marijuana to the Pain Bill of Rights

A new Hawaii Senate bill would acknowledge that Cannabis (“marijuana”) is a pain medication. A hearing for SB2262  has been scheduled for Wednesday, February 15 at 2:45pm. (The new 24-hour rule means that testimony for the bill must be received by Tuesday, February 14 at 2:45pm.) Sandy and Charlie Webb, MD, of the MUM Clinic wrote the...
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