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08/14/2017: 20 YEARS AGO, BISHOP ESTATE SCANDAL LED TO STRICT CHARITIES OVERSIGHT IN HAWAII

HONOLULU – The essay titled “Broken Trust”, published on August 9, 1997 by the Honolulu Star Bulletin, reported widespread corruption involving Bishop Estate, the largest private property owner in the State of Hawaii, and led to the formation of a charities regulation group in the Hawaii Department of the Attorney General that exists to this day. Read More…

08/14/2017: JUDGE DISMISSES INMATE LAWSUIT

HONOLULU – Attorney General Doug Chin announced today that state circuit judge Rhonda A. Nishimura entered judgment in favor of the State of Hawaii in a lawsuit brought by a Halawa Correctional Facility inmate… Read More…

ID Theft

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Tobacco Enforcement

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Missing Children

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Information on missing children.

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