Mauna Kea Contested Case Hearings

There were 44 days of evidentiary hearings involving 71 witnesses in Hilo regarding whether the state should issue a Conservation District Use Permit to allow construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea.  Yuklin Aluli was one of the attorneys involved representing KAHEA the Hawaiian - Environmental Alliance.  Aluli joins Kaui Lucas on Hawaii is My Main Land in discussing the case and the discordant values in US and Hawaiian cultures underpinning it.

Learn more at:

https://dlnr.hawaii.gov/mk/files/2016/10/B.01z-Mauna_Kea_Huakahi-trails.pdf