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Checkered history haunts Waikiki club

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COURTESY MICHAEL CRUISE
Kauiokalani Kauhi
» The former Shack bouncer says he suffered head injuries and facial fractures when he was beaten by his supervisor, Tory Winward, in 2008.
» "Bouncers regularly roughed up customers. It was known, but nobody ever did anything about it. It was just how they did things," Kauhi said.
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COURTESY RICHARD TURBIN
Karel Tresnak Jr.
» The world-champion outrigger canoe paddler says he suffered a broken jaw and chipped teeth when a Shack bouncer beat him in April 2009.
» "It's disgusting. The commission should have closed them down a long time ago," Tresnak's attorney, Richard Turbin, said.