What's News in the OAL
sets Ayau free to participate in talks:
Advertiser Staff Writer
The legal battle over 83 priceless Hawaiian cultural items entered a
new phase yesterday.
court upholds ruling against Hui Malama: The organization
is given 16 days to return native Hawaiian artifacts to Bishop Museum
9th Circuit Court of Appeals has told a native Hawaiian group to return
83 priceless artifacts to Bishop Museum so other claimants may get an
opportunity to help decide their final resting place.
rejects group's cave danger claim
Advertiser Courts Writer
appeals court will not consider statements that reopening a sealed Big
Island cave to retrieve 83 priceless Hawaiian burial artifacts could
cause the cave to collapse....
sites yield clues of early Islanders
The first public summary of Hawai'i's biggest and most expensive archaeological
project indicates that there wasn't one Hawaiian way of doing things,
and that customs and beliefs may have differed not only from island
to island but even within each island....
publication as a part of the Hawaiian
V. Kirch & Warren D. Sharp
2005 Coral 230Th dating of the imposition of a ritual control hierarchy
in precontact Hawaii. Science 307:102-104.
See the abstract
and the full
text article via Professor Patrick Kirch's biography and publications