D. Kapuaʻala Sproat, An Indigenous People’s Right to Environmental Self-Determination: Native Hawaiians and the Struggle Against Climate Change Devastation, 35 Stan. Envtl. L.J. 157 (2016).

See Richard H. Kosaki, Constitutions and Constitutional Conventions of Hawaiʻi, 12 Hawaiian J. Hist. 120, 129-31 (1978). Importantly, while incumbents and ex-legislators constituted 51 percent of the delegates at the 1968 convention, the number dwindled to only 4 percent at the 1978 Con Con. Id. at 131; see also Amy K. Trask, A History of Revision: The Constitutional Convention Question in Hawaiʻi, 1950-2008, 31 U. Haw. L. Rev. 291, 308 (2008). Hawaiʻi previously held constitutional conventions in 1950 and 1968. Id. at 298, 307.
D. Kapuaʻala Sproat, An Indigenous People’s Right to Environmental Self-Determination: Native Hawaiians and the Struggle Against Climate Change Devastation, 35 Stan. Envtl. L.J. 157, 183 (2016).