Neil Abercrombie | Photo by Andrew Wertheimer

Governor Under Fire Over Judicial Selections

As the process to fill vacancies on the Hawaii Supreme Court moves forward, Gov. Neil Abercrombie will not release the list of names of candidates he received from the Judicial Selection Commission. Though spokeswoman Donalyn Dela Cruz cites confidentiality as key to “attracting prospective judicial applicants,” others say the move flies in the face of the theme of openness and transparency that Abercrombie stressed during … Continue reading Governor Under Fire Over Judicial Selections