Your Neighbors & Friends Who Endorse Maile

“Maile has the track record, experience, and character needed to be our Senator. Join us in voting to re-elect her!” •Shirley and Richard Landford • Patty Kahanamoku Teruya • Kaina Nakanealoha, Leena, and Francis Farreilly • Paula and Ed Werner • Doug and JoAnn Westbrook Tony Keola Matautia Mele Worthington Cisco Santos and Patrice TannaContinue reading “Your Neighbors & Friends Who Endorse Maile”

Senator Shimabukuro Featured in HPR Story About SB2719 (7/12/18)

Ku’uwehi Hiraishi, “Survivors Now Have More Time to Sue for Clergy Sex Abuse,” Hawaii Public Radio, 12 July 2018. A new law in Hawaiʻi now gives survivors of child sexual abuse more time to file claims against their abuser. Reforms to the state’s statute of limitations have been key in exposing the extent of childContinue reading “Senator Shimabukuro Featured in HPR Story About SB2719 (7/12/18)”

Senator Shimabukuro’s Efforts on Behalf of Sexual Abuse Victims Featured in ‘PEW Stateline’ 7/31/18

Excerpt from Rebecca Beitsch’s “#MeToo Has Changed Our Culture. Now It’s Changing Our Laws,” PEW Stateline, 31 July 2018. Statute of Limitations States have spent the past several years expanding statutes of limitation for sex crimes. In some states, victims could not seek justice if they didn’t report the assault within a few years of theContinue reading “Senator Shimabukuro’s Efforts on Behalf of Sexual Abuse Victims Featured in ‘PEW Stateline’ 7/31/18”