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Palikapu Dedman, Ohana Hoopakele president (right) and Bill Chang (left), taken from Occupy Hawaii video.

Kulani update: puuhonua legal meeting, ag RFP issued

Kulani update: puuhonua legal meeting, ag RFP issued

HAWAII ISLAND – Continuing their fight to bring a pu’uhonua to the site of the soon to be restored Kulani Correctional Facility, Ohana Ho’opakele invited UH law professor Bill Chang to discuss legal issues at a recent meeting. Ohana Ho’opakele has filed a complaint challenging the state’s Final Environmental Assessment on the reactivation of the

Top left:  James Albertini, Samuel Kaleleiki and Ronald Fujiyoshi. Bottom left: Palikapu Dedman and Nohea Crutcher

Lawsuit challenges lack of Puuhonua at new Kulani prison

HAWAII ISLAND – Ohana Ho`opakele, the group seeking to create a pu’uhonua at the soon to be reinstated Kulani Correctional Facility, has filed a complaint challenging the state’s Final Environmental Assessment on the reactivation of the prison. According to an Ohana Ho’opakele media release: …the organization and individuals Palikapu Dedman, Ronald Fujiyoshi, James Albertini, Nohea

Ohana Ho’opakele’s hosts ho’olaulea for pu’uhonua

MAKU’U, Hawaii: Ohana ho’opakele is throwing a Ho’olaulea fundraiser in the hopes of raising money to plan and build a Pu’uhonua and Hawaiian healing center on the Big Island as an alternative to prison. Bill HB 2848 SD2, which passed the 2012 Hawaii State legislature, requires Department of Public Safety to plan for a model

Push for Hawaiian pu’uhonua continues after success at legislature

PUNA, Hawaii: After a success at the state legislature, the efforts to create a Native Hawaiian pu’uhonua at Kulani move forward with the ‘Ohana Ho’opakele’s Ho’olaulea on May 26th. Jim Albertini of the Malu ‘Aina Center For Non-violent Education & Action passed along this information on the event, to be held at Makuu Farmers Market:

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