Asian-Pacific Law & Policy Journal

The Asian-Pacific Law and Policy Journal (APLPJ) is a web-based, American legal journal covering issues in Asia and the Pacific Rim. Our objectives are to disseminate legal research by law professors, legal practitioners, social scientists, economists, and students; to increase awareness of legal issues impacting the region and to provide a forum to discuss legal topics that fall within the Journal’s geographic scope. In addition to the web format, the journal is available through the legal databases LexisNexis.

APLPJ publishes articles, translations, book reviews, essays, case notes, and comments on current topics in comparative and transnational law focused on one or more of the following countries or geographic entities: Australia, Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, China (including Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Macau Special Administrative Region), East Timor, Fiji, Hawai‘i, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Laos, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mongolia, Nauru, New Zealand, North Korea, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Vietnam.

2020 – 2021 Asian Pacific Law & Policy Journal

Executive Board & Staff Editors

Kamrie Koi
Kristin Fujiyama

Executive Editor
Kira Goo

Executive Publications Editors
Alika Luague
Rocky Hadley

Managing Editor
Yun Kim

Senior Editors
Devon Miller
Ethan Higa
Katie Pham
Melissa Lee
Terina Faagau

Staff Editors

Harley Broyles
Kendrick Chang
David Enriquez 
Jane Lee
Dave Miyamoto
Cole Moore
Kori Palencia
Christopher Pang
Ciarra Sapigao
Dominique Tosatto 
Emily Walker
Vanessa Wen
Turner Wong
Emma Young

Faculty Advisors
Mark Levin
Melody K. MacKenzie
Ronald Brown

Volume 22, Issue 2

Editor’s Note Special Dedication Articles Terina Kamailelauli'i Fa'agau, Reclaiming the Past for Mauna a Wākea's Future: The Battle Over Collective Memory and Hawai'i’s Most Sacred Mountain Michael C.M. Louis, Dixie Mission II: The Legality of a Proposed U.S. Military...

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