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Massive Support for SB1007

SB1007 has garnered massive support among outdoor enthusiasts, who are currently denied access to a number of trails and public lands due to the liability concerns resulting from the 2012 Brems fatalities on Kauai. 157 more words

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Demonstrators at Capitol Want to Keep Kaka'ako Residential

With conch shells, Hawaiian flags, posters, and a large group of flag-wrapped children, proponents of SB3122 demonstrated in the Capitol Atrium two weeks ago. Protestors who wanted to preserve their right to live in the contested neighborhood wore distinctive red t-shirts, while the haunting call of conch shells attracted even more attention. 41 more words

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Public Denounces Amended Drafts of SB2633 and HB1678

Rarely has a draft amendment created such a stir after the initial introduction of a bill—in this case, two similar bills. Both SB2633 SD1 HD1… 799 more words

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Public Denounces Amended Drafts of SB2633 and HB1678

Rarely has a draft amendment created such a stir after the initial introduction of a bill—in this case, two similar bills. Both SB2633 SD1 HD1… 799 more words

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There is no doubt Ken Bennett is the front runner in the GOP gubernatorial campaign

Why is Ken Bennett important for Correctional Officers? Bennett began his legislative career in 1998 when he was elected to represent the residents of Legislative District 1. 127 more words

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Ontario's neoliberalism: Coercive, Intense

Do you ever wonder why policing budgets rise in Ontario when the crime rate falls?

At Illuminated By Street Lamps, I argue Ontario has been, and remains, among the jurisdictions at the forefront of a business-friendly neoliberal agenda in Canada, despite rising structural unemployment, major challenges in the core manufacturing sector and a drop to a so-called have-not province within Canada’s federal framework. 118 more words

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