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Federal jury acquits Kauai jail warden


    On Tuesday the jury voted unanimously in favor of defendants Kauai Community Correctional Center Warden Neal Wagatsuma, left, and the state in a lawsuit brought by a former jail social worker. Also pictured is Hawaii Deputy Attorney General Nelson Nabeta.

A federal jury found Tuesday that the warden at the jail on Kauai did not subject female inmates to sexual humiliation and discrimination, and did not retaliate against a jail social worker who brought the suit. Read more

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