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Arrested wind farm protesters appear in court as more are detained

  • Video by Mark Ladao and Cindy Ellen Russell

    Honolulu police scrambled to clear a path for the convoy transporting wind turbine parts to Kahuku, taking four hours Sunday night into Monday morning to arrest 18 protesters who blocked their way in Kalaeloa, eventually having to leave one protester on the driveway as trucks passed by.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Police arrested a protester as others sat while performing hula in Kalaeloa early Monday morning.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Police arrested a protester as others sat while performing hula in Kalaeloa early Monday morning.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                A woman cried while attached to the human chain of protesters.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A woman cried while attached to the human chain of protesters.

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Police approached a woman connected to a human chain.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Police approached a woman connected to a human chain.

More than 30 people accused of disobeying a police officer in the Na Pua Makani wind farm protest made their initial appearance in court Monday. Read more

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