New & Noteworthy

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Kealakehe Pilikia: The County of Hawai`i is facing mounting pressure to stop its practice of dumping treated effluent from the Kealakehe sewage treatment plant into a disposal pit near the Kona coast. As reported in the July issue of Environment … Continued

Board Talk

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Former North Shore Convalescent Home May Soon Shelter Sex Trafficking Victims It was a difficult choice: Provide a home for a few dozen underage sex trafficking victims or a campus for a new intermediate school for as many as 200 … Continued

‘A Brief Description’

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What follows is the synopsis of the Patrickson case before the Hawai`i Supreme Court prepared by Judiciary personnel: Litigation in this case involves the nematicide dibromochloropropane (DBCP), which Plaintiffs alleged caused damage to their reproductive systems. The instant case has … Continued