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Tuesday, December 16, 2008
December 16, 2008
By Andrew Walden @ 7:27 PM :: 5765 Views

Inouye named in corruption probe

Mitch Wade, the defense contractor who bribed former Rep. Randy "Duke" Cunningham and then helped to swiftly put the congressman behind bars, was sentenced to 30 months in prison today in return for the extraordinary assistance he provided the government....

A sentencing memo filed by Wade’s attorneys says he also aided the government in its investigation of "at least five other members of Congress" under investigation for "corruption similar to that of Mr. Cunningham." Sources with knowledge of the investigation say these five include Sen. Dan Inouye, D-Hawaii; Rep. Allan Mollahan, D-W.Va.; Rep. Jerry Lewis, R-Calif.; outgoing Rep. Goode, R-Va.; and former Rep. Harris, R-Fla.

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UH Regents: Supreme Court backs legislative power grab

On Dec. 4, the court gave Lingle 30 days to pick six people from a list provided by the Regents Candidate Advisory Council on Feb. 21.


UARC cited as reason to reject Lagarerta

UARC: Victory for academic freedom

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Cliff of Death:  Three killings at Big Island park

HILO -- Big Island police have identified an apparent homicide victim found Friday at MacKenzie State Park as Hans Christian Randrup, 27, of Leilani Estates.

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