18, Sep 2014 - Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada gay marriage laws in court
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For the first time since it declared California’s gay marriage ban unconstitutional, the federal appeals court in San Francisco is readying to hear arguments oversame-sex weddings in a political and legal climate that’s vastly different than when it overturned Proposition 8 in 2012. State and federal court judges have been striking down bans Read More... The post Hawaii ...
18, Sep 2014 - Hearing Over Gay Marriage Laws Underway
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal court hearing over gay marriage bans in Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii began Monday with a lawyer defending the state of Idaho's ban facing tough questions from a judge on the panel.
18, Sep 2014 - Gay marriage: Ninth Circuit takes up same-sex marriage bans in three states (+video)
The federal appeals court in San Francisco on Monday will hear arguments involving separate lawsuits on the legitimacy of same-sex marriage bans in Nevada, Hawaii, and Idaho.
18, Sep 2014 - Hearing over gay marriage laws under way
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A federal court hearing over gay-marriage bans in Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii began Monday with a lawyer defending the state of Idaho's ban facing tough questions from a judge on the panel.
18, Sep 2014 - Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii gay marriage ban subject of federal appeals court arguments
SAN FRANCISCO — The federal appeals court in San Francisco has already issued two significant gay rights rulings: In 2012, it struck down California's same-sex wedding ban and this year it extended protections against discrimination to gay and lesbians.
18, Sep 2014 - Gay Marriage Could Become Legal In Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii As 9th Circuit Court Hears Appeals
A federal court hearing over gay marriage bans in Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii began Monday with a lawyer defending the state of Idaho’s ban facing tough questions from a judge on the panel.
17, Sep 2014 - Hawaii, HI Retired Army officer to be sentenced in Hawaii military secrets case
A former civilian defense contractor is being sentenced for divulging military secrets to his Chinese girlfriend and keeping classified documents at his suburban Honolulu home. Benjamin Bishop, a retired Army Reserve lieutenant colonel, was to be sentenced in federal court on Wednesday.
16, Sep 2014 - Honolulu, HI Accuser of 'X-Men' director says he can't find new lawyer, seeks dismissal of Hawaii ca
A former child model accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii said he wants to dismiss the lawsuit — not because it lacks merit but because he can't find a new attorney to represent him. Michael Egan III said in a court filing Wednesday that he previously sought the dismissal in sealed documents in federal court in Honolulu.
16, Sep 2014 - Kauai Ruling a Win for Syngenta, Setback for Environmentalists
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- A federal court rulingaoverturning the county of Kauai's ordinance on the use of pesticides and genetically modified crops is likely to be only the first shot in Hawaii's ongoing struggle to curb the practice. Seeking to address the concerns of organic farmers and citizens, Kauai Ordinance 960 required more disclosure from farmers and biotech companies like Syngenta and ...
15, Sep 2014 - Honolulu, HI Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii gay marriage cases go to court
The federal appeals court hearings come as gay marriage supporters have piled up legal victories in federal courts across the country this y…
15, Sep 2014 - Honolulu, HI Accuser of 'X-Men' director seeks case dismissal
HONOLULU (AP) — A former child model accusing "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sex abuse in Hawaii said he wants to dismiss the lawsuit — not because it lacks merit but because he can't find a new attorney to represent him.
14, Sep 2014 - Federal appeals court to discuss Idaho gay marriage ban
San Francisco, California ( KBOI-TV ) A federal appeals court is set to consider gay marriage bans in Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has scheduled two hours of arguments Monday on whether such bans should be struck down in Idaho and Nevada.
03, Apr 2014 - Honolulu, HI Ex-soldier testifies he beat daughter often
HONOLULU (AP) — A former Hawaii-based soldier testifying in his capital murder trial said Wednesday that he beat his 5-year-old daughter often because of her bathroom accidents and because he was taking out his marital frustrations on the child.
02, Apr 2014 - Honolulu, HI Defense to begin in Schofield soldier's capital murder trial
The defense is expected to begin presenting its case in the capital murder trial of a former Hawaii-based soldier accused of beating his 5-year-old daughter to death.
01, Apr 2014 - Honolulu, HI Federal death penalty trial set to open in Hawaii
HONOLULU (AP) — A Honolulu courtroom is set to become the scene of a death penalty trial even though Hawaii abolished capital punishment in 1957.
20, Mar 2012 - Suit filed on Guam challenges super PACs - Guam Pacific Daily News
In his lawsuit, Maise states he is a gay man who owns a bed-and-breakfast in Hawaii that caters almost exclusively ... Maise said his lawsuit could be filed in any federal court in the United States, but he chose the District Court of Guam ...