Ali`i Mana`o Nui Lanny Sinkin Report, 9-25-15… “Mauna a Wākea Federal Litigation”

lanny_sinkin_alii_manao_nui_shield_20To: Interested Parties
From: Lanny Sinkin, Ali’i Mana’o Nui, Kingdom of Hawai’i

Mauna a Wākea Federal Litigation

In the Federal case, Nobriga v. Ige, 15-cv-00254, the various defendants filed
motions to dismiss.

Stephanie Nagata, Director, Office of Mauna Kea Management, and Don Straney,
Chancellor, UH Hilo filed a joint motion.

The State agency defendants — Governor, Attorney General, BLNR — Filed a joint
motion and joined their motion to the Nagata/Straney Motiion.

The County Prosecutors filed a separate motion.

Below are the response to the State Motion and the response to the County
Prosecutors Motion. If you wish to see the Exhibits, links to the Exhibits are
below the main file[s]. There is some ovelap/duplication in the two responses.


About Ali`i Mana`o Nui Lanny Sinkin

I am Ali`i Mana`o Nui Lanny Sinkin. Ali`i Mana`o Nui was a position created by Queen Liliu'okalani that was not filled before she was overthrown. The kuleana (sacred path) of that position is to speak the truth to the monarch without any fear of punishment. The position is one of trusted advisor and friend. I always thought that the position was a really good one for a monarch to create because people tend to be so deferential that the monarch might not always be told the full truth for fear of offending. I have no such restrictions placed on me. The King and I have worked closely together for eight or nine years now. When the King agreed to assume the position of King, he immediately set about to achieve the goal of full independence. Over the years, he and I have produced numerous documents addressing a broad range of issues (found at The most important is the one that the King wrote which records the vision and plan for the restored nation. I consider myself to have a sacred responsibility to provide my best advice to the King at all times.
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