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Editorial | Island Voices

Clogged courts hinder the right to trial

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    To save time, defendants in District Court in Kapolei line up, waiting for their cases to be called.

Crowded court dockets and frequent continuances undermine criminal justice in Hawaii by failing to hold offenders accountable and by forcing victims to return to court many times before their cases are resolved. Read more

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