Monthly Archives: August 2008

Soldier begins prison term

HonoluluAdvertiser.com August 28, 2008 Soldier begins prison term Was free while fighting 5-year sentence for terrorizing wife in 2004 By ROB PEREZ Advertiser Staff Writer An Army soldier got his last bit of freedom yesterday before he was handcuffed and taken into custody for terrorizing his wife four years ago with a semiautomatic handgun. Circuit… Read more »

Schofield soldier who broke into UH dorms now linked to Waikiki rape

HonoluluAdvertiser.com August 26, 2008 Schofield soldier who broke into UH dorms now linked to Waikiki rape By Jim Dooley Advertiser Staff Writer The soldier convicted in a series of dorm-room invasions at the University of Hawai’i-Manoa has been linked by DNA to an unsolved Waikïkï rape, according to an indictment returned this morning. Mark Heath,… Read more »

Hawaii judge again delays prison for felon in domestic violence

HonoluluAdvertiser.com August 21, 2008 Hawaii judge again delays prison for felon in domestic violence Felon’s prison term still on hold while request for pardon processed By ROB PEREZ Advertiser Staff Writer Ernie Gomez still has his freedom – at least for another month or so. Circuit Judge Michael Town yesterday continued to defer the convicted… Read more »

Group hug to send off soldiers?! How about ending the illegal wars?

This is pretty random, but the spectacle of the Governor, Lt. Governor, two U.S. Senators, a Congressional Representative, and the Adjutant General engaging in a group hug while they send off men and women to kill or be killed while occupying another country is just so absurd, it needed to be shared. >><< Group hug… Read more »

Nuclear Sub leaked radioactive water for months

August 1, 2008 CNN: Nuclear sub leaked radioactive water in Pacific for months From Jamie McIntyre and Mike Mount CNN Pentagon Unit WASHINGTON (CNN) — Water with trace amounts of radioactivity may have leaked for months from a U.S. Navy nuclear-powered submarine as it traveled around the Pacific to ports in Guam, Japan and Hawaii,Navy… Read more »