Hilo judge find 4 TMT kupuna protesters not guilty

Tribune-Herald file photo A view from Pu'u Huluhulu in July 2019 shows the scene at the intersection of Daniel K. Inouye Hwy and Maunakea Access Road where hundreds were protesting the Thirty Meter Telescope.

Four Native Hawaiians arrested in 2019 while protesting against the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Hawaii’s highest peak were not guilty of obstructing the mountain’s access road, a judge ruled today.