Ex-Kauai councilman sentenced to 20 years for dealing meth

FILE - This October 2019 booking photo provided by the Kauai, Hawaii, Police Department shows former Kauai County Councilman Arthur Brun who pleaded guilty Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, to leading a drug-trafficking organization while serving as a member of the county council. Brun told a U.S. judge he sold drugs to support his drug habit. (Kauai Police Department via AP, File)

HONOLULU — A U.S. judge last week sentenced a former elected Kauai official to 20 years in prison for leading a drug-trafficking ring.