71 ABA Journal Hawaii articles.
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal challenging Barack Obama’s citizenship.
The emergency appeal turned down today had contended Obama could not be president because his father…
Dec 8, 2008 4:31 PM CST
An absentee ballot cast by Barack Obama’s grandmother prior to her death Sunday still counts in her home state of Hawaii.
However, some states, including South Dakota, have a different…
Nov 4, 2008 6:20 PM CST
A federal judge in Honolulu has tossed a lawsuit that had contended a Swiss particle accelerator could produce a black hole and swallow the…
Oct 2, 2008 3:53 PM CDT
His demanding job as an in-house general counsel, difficulties with his marriage and adjusting to being a father made it easy for Steven Spitz to pack on the pounds.
Sep 15, 2008 8:43 PM CDT
Allegations in a lawsuit that a Swiss subatomic particle accelerator could produce a black hole and swallow the Earth proved untrue in a first test of the device today.
Sep 10, 2008 3:29 PM CDT
After 16 years as a partner at Hawaii’s largest law firm, Greg Kim was ready for a change. Even though he had developed a technique of doing much of his…
Aug 20, 2008 3:27 PM CDT
Hawaii has developed an innovative probation program that seems to be significantly more effective than the standard approach in scaring offenders straight.
Dubbed “flash incarceration,” it focuses on immediate, short-term…
Jul 24, 2008 10:19 PM CDT
The Hawaii State Bar Association is asking the state’s supreme court to revise an ethical rule against the unauthorized practice of law, clarifying that nonlawyers can’t select, draft or complete…
Jan 22, 2008 8:10 PM CST
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has negotiated a record $2.5 million settlement on behalf of a former electrician at Lockheed Martin Corp.
The EEOC says the amount is the largest…
Jan 3, 2008 3:27 PM CST
ABA supports legislation for self-determination of Native Hawaiians
Jan 1, 2008 9:26 PM CST
Driving a taxi is what put a 59-year-old Hawaii man on the road to law school.
John Parker often picked up fares at the police station, and drove people home…
Oct 26, 2007 8:48 PM CDT
Hawaii’s Bishop Estate: a cautionary tale of mismanagement at a charitable organization
Aug 1, 2007 11:57 AM CDT
Harvey Miller is thanking his lucky stars. One, that he survived a rare shark attack off of Oahu, while snorkeling on vacation in Hawaii last week. And, two, that he…
Jul 23, 2007 11:49 PM CDT
Debate Over Sovereignty for Native Hawaiians Is Not Likely to End Soon
Aug 12, 2006 6:46 PM CDT
A Drive to Gain Some Measure of Self-Government for Hawaii’s Native Population Raises Questions About Whether the State Could Even Leave the Union
Jun 1, 1997 5:11 PM CDT