Friday, December 26, 2008

Hawaiian protest peaceful

A couple dozen people waved signs in front of the Capitol and
Wash-
ington
Place
today, in the first of several pickets planned to protest the state’s plans to sell some of its ceded land.

The dispute has reached the U.S. Supreme Court, where it is scheduled for oral arguments Feb. 25.

Protesters next plan a Jan. 17 march down Waikiki to Kapiolani Park.