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Land & Water Law


Water at Hawaii’s Kai marina, remaining private after the Supreme Court case Kaiser Aetna v. United States addressed public use rights on water.

Landmark Case

Hawaii Kai marina could remain a private waterway even after being connected to the ocean. If the government wanted public access, it would have to pay for it, said the United States Supreme Court in Kaiser Aetna v. United States.