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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Akaka bill will be debated at UH-Mānoa law school

Advertiser Staff

Ilya Shapiro, editor-in-chief of the Cato Supreme Court Review, and University of Hawai'i-Mānoa law professor Jon Van Dyke will debate the Akaka bill tomorrow at William S. Richardson School of Law at the UH-Mānoa campus.

The debate is scheduled to take place from 4 to 6 p.m. in Classroom 4.

Shapiro and Van Dyke will discuss the status of the Akaka bill under President Obama and what enactment will mean for Native Hawaiians.

The event is organized by the Federalist Society Hawaii Student Chapter.

Non-law school students are asked to RSVP to chapter president Eliza Talbot at eliza8482@gmail.com or 366-8801.

More information about the event is at "Hawaii Federalist Society" on Facebook.