January 2022 Bar Bulletin
By Judge Patrick Oishi
As many of you know, I’m from Maui. I’ve lived in Seattle all my adult life and raised my family here, but I will always call Maui home. Hawaiians are unique this way. You can take the kid out of Hawaii, but you can’t take the Hawaii out of the kid. (Cue Israel Kamakawiwo’ole singing “Somewhere over the rainbow.”) Aloha means hello and goodbye. Mahalo means thank you. As we turn the page on 2021 and usher in 2022, aloha and mahalo have special meaning.
Mahalo to Superior Court staff,...