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Bennett v. Chung
Date: November 22, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-16-0000784
Moana v. Wong  
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: SCPW-17-0000171

Justia Opinion Summary: The Supreme Court here provided guidance as to when circumstances are compelling for purposes of denying a defendant’s motion for release from custody when the defendant is held for a period of more than two days after i...

Moana v. Wong.
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: SCPW-17-0000532
State v. Quiday  
Date: November 21, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-13-0004085

Justia Opinion Summary: Aerial surveillance of the curtilage of a private residence conducted for the purposes of detecting criminal activity thereupon qualifies as a “search” within the meaning of Haw. Const. art. I, 7. In this case, three h...

State v. Long
Date: November 17, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-16-0000509
Umberger v. Crabtree
Date: November 15, 2017
Docket Number: SCPW-17-0000738
Yamano v. Kobayashi
Date: November 13, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-16-0000398
Nozawa v. Operating Engineers Local Union No. 3
Date: November 9, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-14-0000021
State v. Kaohu
Date: November 7, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-15-0000473
State v. Souza
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-13-0002043
Association of Apartment Owners of Waipouli Beach Resort v. Uponor
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-14-0000930
In re PC
Date: November 6, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-15-0000015
State v. Ceon
Date: November 3, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-16-0000395
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as Trustee v. Omiya
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-13-0000133
State v. Yokota
Date: November 2, 2017
Docket Number: SCWC-16-0000006
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