Hawaii Defense Foundation v. City

Richard L Holcomb

Case Conclusion Date:August 20, 2012

Practice Area:Civil Rights

Outcome:Prevailed - change of policy and $31000 in fees and costs

Description:Lawsuit over HPD's practice of deleting facebook posts based on content (unfavorable to the HPD) and banning citizens from participation in the forum. Resulted in City-wide change in policy for administering facebook accounts and an award of $31,000 in fees and costs.