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Hawaii State Supreme Court rules third Deedy trial can move forward

The federal special agent was in Hawaii for the 2011 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Conference when he shot and killed Elderts in Waikiki…

Hospital escapee tells California judge: ‘I really don’t want to go back to Hawaii’

During his extradition hearing, the judge asked Saito how he felt about being sent back to Hawaii to face an escape charge.

‘I’m not a psychopath, okay?’ Saito claims desperation, assaults led to escape

“The only reason why I did it was because I was desperate to have some kind of existential proof, unequivocal proof that I could be in the c…

Police confirm Hawaii State Hospital escapee flew to Maui, then to San Jose

Honolulu police confirm Randall Saito landed in San Jose at around 5:30 p.m. Sunday, three hours before the public was even notified he was …

Judge approves court-appointed attorneys, taxpayers to fund Kealohas’ costly defense

A longtime defense attorney, who is not related to the case, estimates the bill could be $1.5 million to $2 million.