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Honolulu Prosecutor to Hawaii Governor: Veto the Sex Trafficking Bill Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Honolulu Prosecutor to Hawaii Governor: Veto the Sex Trafficking Bill

Prosecuting Attorney Keith Kaneshiro believes a new law will make it more difficult to put away pimps.

Honolulu Prosecutor: Kaneshiro Easily Beats Takata

Honolulu Prosecutor: Kaneshiro Easily Beats Takata

Voters give incumbent prosecutor another four years in office.
Candidates for Honolulu Prosecutor Attack Each Other’s Motives

Candidates for Honolulu Prosecutor Attack Each Other’s Motives

Keith Kaneshiro, Kevin Takata respond to Civil Beat questions.

Honolulu Prosecutor’s Office Responds to Civil Beat on Deedy Case

The prosecutor’s office has no objection to releasing the video once the case goes to trial.
As Shooting Rumors Swirl, Authorities Keep Details Under Wraps

As Shooting Rumors Swirl, Authorities Keep Details Under Wraps

Honolulu prosecutor won't share basic facts of the case.
Even Without Challenger, Carlisle Rakes In Cash

Even Without Challenger, Carlisle Rakes In Cash

UPDATED Honolulu mayor collected $280,000 from January through June.

Discussion: Prostitution In Honolulu

Are police and prosecutors doing enough to address prostitution in Honolulu? …
Kaneshiro Wants Stiffer Prostitution Penalties

Kaneshiro Wants Stiffer Prostitution Penalties

Honolulu prosecutor's legislative package focuses on prostitution, including harsher sentences for pimps and 'johns.'