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Affirmative action ruling could test admission policies at Hawaii schools

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                                Kumu Lanakila Mangauil, left, leads Kamehameha students in an oli during the Aha Aloha Aina workshop on Nov. 25, 2019, at Kamehameha’s Kapalama campus.

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    Kumu Lanakila Mangauil, left, leads Kamehameha students in an oli during the Aha Aloha Aina workshop on Nov. 25, 2019, at Kamehameha’s Kapalama campus.

The admissions policy at the private Kamehameha Schools is to “give preference to applicants of Hawaiian ancestry to the extent permitted by law,” following the will of Bernice Pauahi Bishop, who died in 1884. Read more

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