Whose jurisdiction? County Ethics Board continues Maunakea debate

Structures and vehicles at the base of Maunakea on Aug. 26, 2020. (Nancy Cook Lauer/West Hawaii Today)

Who should enforce the law when protesters block the access road to Maunakea and continue to have unpermitted structures there remained in question Wednesday as the county Board of Ethics struggled with a board resolution and a citizen petition that’s been pending since January.