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The Hawaii House of Representatives has deferred action on a bill that would have expanded police powers to search for firearms without obtaining a warrant.

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Helping Hand is a weekly feature on HPR1 stations statewide and here online. Each Friday afternoon, Helping Hand puts the spotlight on an organization or event in the community that offers assistance to the most vulnerable in society, the disabled and other folks in need. This week HPR All Things Considered local host Dave Lawrence speaks with Ala Kuola, who work in the prevention of domestic abuse. Our guest Ed Flores, their Executive Director.