Bill would prohibit ‘Ni‘ihau’ label from appearing on non-Ni‘ihau jewelry
By PAUL C. CURTIS - TGI Associate Editor | Tuesday, March 23, 2004, 12 a.m.
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To state Rep. Mina Morita and many other people, a Ni‘ihau-shell lei is one made by people from Ni‘ihau with shells collected from Ni‘ihau. A bill moving in the state Legislature would prohibit the “Ni‘ihau” label from being hung on