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An unsatisfying end to Peter Boy Kema saga

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    Peter Kema Sr., left, appears Monday, July 24, 2017, in Hilo, Hawaii, with his attorney, Stanton Oshiro, for sentencing in the 1997 death of his 6-year-old son, Peter Kema Jr. The father of a 6-year-old Hawaii boy who disappeared two decades ago was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison for manslaughter, fulfilling a deal with prosecutors that required him to reveal the location of his son’s body.

Closure is what’s expected when a long-anticipated end to a story finally arrives. But it’s difficult to imagine that the family of Peter “Peter Boy” Kema Jr. will really find it. Read more

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