Judge explains reasoning for Arthur Brun’s drug trafficking sentence


Arthur Brun, 50, was sentenced to 20 years in prison without the possibility of parole at an O‘ahu courtroom Wednesday.

LIHU‘E — The federal judge who sentenced former Kaua‘i County Councilmember Arthur Brun to 20 years in prison Wednesday cited the defendant’s assault of a Kaua‘i Police Department lieutenant as a factor that influenced his decision.