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Putting booze on island’s tab OK, court told

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON / HAWAII TRIBUNE-HERALD

    Shirley Cheung testifies during Mayor Billy Kenoi’s trial Tuesday in Hilo Circuit Court.

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON / HAWAII TRIBUNE-HERALD

    “When I saw Mayor Kenoi there, I knew the volunteers would be taken care of because that’s his DNA.”

    Sam Choy

    Chef, testifying during Mayor Billy Kenoi’s trial Tuesday in Circuit Court in Hilo

The architect of Hawaii County’s purchasing card — or pCard — program testified in Mayor Billy Kenoi’s corruption trial Tuesday that Kenoi had broad leeway over his spending, including purchasing alcohol, as long as it was in the best interest of the county. Read more

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