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Judge must explain sealing of Deedy trial transcripts

By Ken Kobayashi

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 03, 2014

~~<p>The Hawaii Supreme Court has ordered a state judge to hold a hearing on the Hono&shy;lulu Star-Advertiser's request to unseal closed court proceedings in federal agent Christopher Deedy's murder trial.</p>
<p>But the order issued Thursday did not address the newspaper's other request for a court order prohibiting Circuit Judge Karen Ahn from closing the courtroom in the future unless she gives the public and media a chance to object.</p>
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The Hawaii Supreme Court has ordered a state judge to hold a hearing on the Hono­lulu Star-Advertiser's request to unseal closed court proceedings in federal agent Christopher Deedy's murder trial.

But the order issued Thursday did not address the newspaper's other request for a court order prohibiting Circuit Judge Karen Ahn from closing the courtroom in the future unless she gives the public and media a chance to object. Login for more...



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