Maui County trying to block AG interview related to 2018 wildfires

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Attorney General Anne Lopez speaks about the Maui Wildfire Phase One Report findings and presents the comprehensive timeline of the Maui fire response, from Aug. 8-9, 2023, and its aftermath during a news conference in Honolulu on Wednesday, April 17, 2024.

HONOLULU — County of Maui officials are trying to block the state Department of the Attorney General from questioning the head of the Maui Emergency Management Agency about what the county learned from the 2018 West Maui wildfires.