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Activist: Maui police used excessive force despite peaceful protest

Hawaii telescope protest arrests

Police make arrests during protest against telescope construction in Hawaii. Photo: Hawaii News Now

Hawaii News Now, August 3, 2017

MAKAWAO, MAUI (HawaiiNewsNow) –

After a handful of activists were arrested Tuesday in protests against a controversial telescope planned for Haleakala, some are claiming Maui police officers used excessive force despite a peaceful demonstration. Read the rest of this entry