Maoli Thursday: Act 55: What Does It Mean for Hawai`i’s Public Trust Lands?

Thursday, October 6, 2011 (All day)

Ka Huli Ao invites you to our second Maoli Thursday of the semester.
This month’s lunchtime discussion focuses on state legislation.
Maoli Thursday is a lunchtime forum and speaker series held every first Thursday of the month.

Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Place: Moot Court Room 
Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - Via email:
Free and open to the public.
Refreshments will be served.
Event will be live-streamed at

Jocelyn Doane is a 2007 graduate of the William S. Richardson School of Law. Jocelyn currently serves the Native Hawaiian community as a Policy Advocate for the Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA). Prior to working at OHA, Jocelyn was a Ka Huli Ao Post-J.D. Research Fellow and was a founding member of Kupuʻāina, a coalition formed to protect Hawaiʻi’s “ceded” lands from being sold before the resolution of Native Hawaiian land claims.

Marti Townsend is the Program Director and Staff Attorney of KAHEA, the Hawaiian-Environmental Alliance. Marti graduated from the William S. Richardson School of Law in 2005 where she was captain of the Environmental Moot Court Team. Marti clerked at the Honolulu Earthjustice office and served Hawai`i as a staff member of the State House Finance Committee.