Sentenced to life in prison, Sassounian had been repeatedly denied parole until December, when the state Board of Parole Hearings recommended his release from San Quentin. The board said Sassounian, traumatized by horrific warfare in his native .
Peter Kema Sr. has passed a polygraph test indicating he was truthful about where he left the body of his son, Peter Kema Jr., also known as “Peter Boy,” in 1997, Hawaii County Prosecutor Mitch Roth has confirmed. In a deal with prosecutors, Kema Sr.
Photo: Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA)/Tor Johnson Conquer your fears - Take your vacation to new heights on an adrenaline-pumping skydive or zipline in the Hawaiian Islands. Whether you're taking the plunge out of a plane above Oahu's picturesque North.
Hawaii County Prosecutor Mitch Roth said he's using lessons learned from the Peter Kema Jr. case to propose changes in the laws governing child abuse and home schooling and to advocate for a longer statute of limitations period for manslaughter. “There.
It’s hard to pinpoint exactly how many vacation rentals are in Kailua, but one website, Vacation Rentals by Owner, lists 289 vacation rental units in the town. The Hawaii Tourism Authority estimates ... Rules are tight on Oahu, where the county hasn.
The campaign is aimed at showing tourism helps a broad cross-section of the state, not just those who work in hotels or at other jobs directly in the industry, said Leslie Dance, the Hawaii Tourism Authority ... even when most Oahu vacation rentals.
Espinda said earlier this year that Johnson was reassigned temporarily at the request of Hawaii Paroling Authority Chairman Edmund “Fred” Hyun, who became chairman on Aug. 1, 2016. “It's a management and employee matter, and we hope to resolve that .
Let's be real. On those road trips with the kids packed in the back seat, we're not always driving under rose-colored sunsets. We so badly want everything to go perfectly, but then a tire goes flat and we arrive at the motel to find the swimming pool.
“We were never going to solve our problems just by locking people up,” Hawaii County Prosecutor Mitch Roth told Civil Beat in July, noting that Hawaii's prison system was already operating at capacity. But if incarceration is not the answer to crime.
By JOHN BURNETT Hawaii Tribune-Herald. Louis Sardis, a ... An open term of incarceration means the actual amount of time Sardis will be required to serve, if he accepts the plea deal, will be decided by the Hawaii Paroling Authority . Email John Burnett.
David Ige, Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell, the U.S. Veterans Administration, the State of Hawaii Office of Veteran Services, the City and County of Honolulu , the 50th Anniversary of Vietnam Commemorative Committee, various Vietnam veterans organizations.
and Office of Health Care Assurance. DHS: Benefits, Employment and Support Services Division, Statewide Branch; Social Services Division, Child Welfare Services Branch; Division of Vocational Rehabilitation; and the Hawaii Public Housing Authority.
The Hawaii Paroling Authority in 2009 set Mathison's minimum prison terms at 90 years for the murder conviction and 20 years for the kidnapping conviction. Mathison sued the state unsuccessfully in 2010 in an attempt to disqualify the parole board.
The jury gave Antolin Garcia-Torres life in prison without the possibility of parole after two days of deliberation and three weeks of testimony during the death penalty phase of the high-profile South Bay trial. “I would be lying if I didn't say I was.
“People who bag your groceries when you're on vacation — the bus drivers, hotel cleaners, cooks and dishwashers — they're already living beyond paycheck to paycheck,” said Stephanie Kaple, who runs an organization that helps the homeless in the Keys.