21 min

Podcast #11- Acting City Prosecutor Dwight Nadamoto on covid-19's effect on the judiciary A-1 Podcast with A-1 Nick

    • Politics

Acting City Prosecutor Dwight Nadamoto has been a prosecutor his entire professional life (30 years). 

As acting city prosecutor, he's currently running for the full time job of city prosecutor.  

On this podcast, A-1 Nick asks questions specific to:

-The controversial humanitarian release of inmates due to the threat of covid-19

-With no confirmed cases in any Hawaii jail or prison, is the emergency release justified?

-Are violent offenders being released? *yes*

-Why the prosecutor's office sometimes can't charge UCPV (Unauthorized Control of Propelled Vehicle) cases when suspects use the "Good Faith Defense."

-What separates Mr. Nadamoto from the field as a candidate for city prosecutor?

Acting City Prosecutor Dwight Nadamoto has been a prosecutor his entire professional life (30 years). 

As acting city prosecutor, he's currently running for the full time job of city prosecutor.  

On this podcast, A-1 Nick asks questions specific to:

-The controversial humanitarian release of inmates due to the threat of covid-19

-With no confirmed cases in any Hawaii jail or prison, is the emergency release justified?

-Are violent offenders being released? *yes*

-Why the prosecutor's office sometimes can't charge UCPV (Unauthorized Control of Propelled Vehicle) cases when suspects use the "Good Faith Defense."

-What separates Mr. Nadamoto from the field as a candidate for city prosecutor?

21 min