ATG NEWS RELEASE: Excessive force complain against state investigator tossed

Posted on Sep 22, 2017 in Latest News

HONOLULU – Hawaii federal Judge Leslie A. Kobayashi this week dismissed with prejudice a lawsuit alleging excessive force had been used by a Hawaii state investigator during an incident at Queen’s Hospital on Oahu in 2013. Judge Kobayashi’s order ends this lawsuit.

The State was represented by Deputy Attorney General Kathy Higham.

A copy of the federal court order is attached.

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For more information, contact:
Joshua A. Wisch
Special Assistant to the Attorney General
Phone: (808) 586-1284
Email: Joshua.A.Wisch@hawaii.gov
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