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Hawaiian Journal of Law and Politics

HJLP: Volume 1
Inaugural Issue
(Summer 2004)

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Editor's Note (p. 1-5)


Hawai`i, History, and International Law (p. 6-22)

~ Dr. Matthew Craven, Reader in International Law,
University of London, Law Department, SOAS

An Interdisciplinary Study of the Term "Hawaiian" (p. 23-45)

~ Dr. Kanalu Young, Associate Professor,
Kamakakuokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies,
University of Hawai`i at Manoa

Recent Developments

American Occupation of the Hawaiian State: A Century Gone Unchecked (p. 46-81)

~ David Keanu Sai, Ph.D. student,
Political Science, University of Hawai`i at Manoa


International Decisions: Lance Paul Larsen V. The Hawaiian Kingdom, 5 February 2001 (p. 82-91)

~ Dr. David J. Bederman, Professor, Emory Law School
~ Kurt R. Hilbert, Schreeder, Wheeler & Flint LLP

Ku`e and Ku`oko`a: History, Law, And Other Faiths (p. 92-113)

~ Dr. Jonathan K. Osorio, Associate Professor
Kamakakuokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies,
University of Hawai`i at Manoa

Selected Documents

Anglo-Franco Proclamation, November 28, 1843 (p. 114)

Hawaiian-American Treaty of Friendship, Commerce And Navigation, 1849 (p. 115-122)

Hawaiian-American Postal Convention, 1870 (p. 123-125)

Hawaiian-American Treaty of Commercial Reciprocity, 1875 (p. 126-128)

Hawaiian-American Postal Convention Concerning Money Orders, 1883 (p. 129-133)

Supplementary Convention to the 1875 Commercial Reciprocity Treaty, 1884 (p. 134-135)

Report of U.S. Special Commissioner James Blount to Secretary of State Walter Gresham, July 17, 1893 (p. 136-192)

Secretary of State Walter Q. Gresham to U.S. Minister Albert S. Willis Concerning the Hawaiian Kingdom Investigation, October 18, 1893 (p. 193-194)

Correspondence from Secretary of State Walter Gresham to President Grover Cleveland Concerning the Blount Report, October 18, 1893 (p. 195-200)

President Grover Cleveland's Message to Congress, December 18, 1893 (p. 201-213)

Correspondence from U.S. Minister Albert Willis to Secretary of State Walter Gresham concerning Queen Lili`Uokalani's Acceptance of President Cleveland's Conditions for Reinstatement, December 20, 1893 (p. 214-215)

Petition of the Hawaiian Patriotic League to President Grover Cleveland, December, 27, 1893 (p. 216-223)

Treaty of Annexation, June 16, 1897 (p. 224-226)

Queen Lili`uokalani's Protest of 1897 Treaty of Annexation, June 17, 1897 (p. 227-229)

U.S. Senate Secret Debate concerning Hawai`i, May 31, 1898 (p. 230-284)

Joint Resolution of Annexation, July 6, 1898 (p. 285-286)

Protest of Annexation by the Hawaiian Patriotic League and the Hawaiian Political Association, August 6, 1898 (p. 287-289)

U.S. Apology Resolution Acknowledging Illegal Overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom, November 23, 1993 (p. 290-295)

Letter Confirming Telephone Conversation with U.S. State Department relating to Arbitral Proceedings at the Permanent Court of Arbitration, March 3, 2000 (p. 296-298)

Larsen v. Hawaiian Kingdom Arbitration Award, Permanent Court of Arbitration, the Hague, February 5, 2001 (p. 299-338)

Agreement between Lance Paul Larsen and the Hawaiian Kingdom for the Settlement of the Case in the Permanent Court of Arbitration Concerning Alleged Liabilities of the Hawaiian Kingdom Government, September 21, 2001 (p. 339-340)

Hawaiian Complaint filed with the United Nations Security Council, July 5, 2001 (p. 341-504)

Declaration of Compulsory Jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice by the Acting Council of Regency, August 29, 2001 (p. 505-507)

Legal Opinion (Portion) by Dr. Matthew Craven Concerning the Continuity of the Hawaiian State, July 12, 2002 (p. 508-544)

Plaintiffs' Closing Argument, December 17, 2003, Office of Hawaiian Affairs v. Housing Finance and Development Corporation et al. (p. 545-596)

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