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Hawaiʻi ‘78: Where We Went and Where We Go From Here

Posted on Apr 6, 2018 in Uncategorized

The 1978 constitutional convention had a profound impact on Hawaiʻi. As we consider a 2018 vote on a new constitutional convention, John Waiheʻe III (delegate and governor) is leading a series of critical dialogues on the past and future impacts of Hawaiʻiʻs 1978 Constitutional Convention, bringing together delegates, scholars, and community leaders.

OLA
April 12, 2018
7:00 – 8:30 pm
Aliʻiōlani Hale, 417 South King Street, Honolulu, HI 96813

Session #3, Ola ~ How the 1978 constitution affected the health of our people, land, and environment.

Opening remarks by Gov. John Waiheʻe III with panel responses to follow.

•Hawaii Supreme Court Associate Justice Mike Wilson
•Sierra Club CEO Marti Townsend
•Council Member Carol Fukunaga

This session is co-sponsored by Hawaiʻinuiākea School of Hawaiian Knowledge and the King Kamehameha V Judiciary History Center.

If you require accommodation for disability, please call JHC at 539-4999.

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Photo Credit: Delegates, including Waiheʻe, celebrate the closing of the 1978 Convention. Courtesy Honolulu Star-Advertiser