Watermark’s Most Eligible Singles 2020: Nick Smith

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AGE: 34

BORN IN: Honolulu, Hawaii

IDENTIFIES AS: Gay male

PRONOUNS: He/ him/ his

SIGN: Gemini

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Hawaii legislators advance bill to create LGBTQ commission

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ABOVE: Waikiki and Honolulu from a doors off ride with Genesis Aviation Helicopter Tours. (Photo from Wikimedia Commons)

HONOLULU (AP) | Hawaii state legislators have preliminaryly approved a bill that would create a commission to address issues concerning the LGBTQ community.

A House committee voted 6-1 Feb. 5 to advance the bill that would create the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Plus Commission, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports.

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Ex-FBI official accused of stealing from Hawaii LGBT group

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HONOLULU (AP) – The nonprofit Hawaii LGBT Legacy Foundation has accused a former high-ranking FBI official of stealing more than $33,000 while he was the organization’s treasurer.

The nonprofit told police that between November 2016 and August 2017, 56-year-old Robert Kauffman wrote improper checks and made several unauthorized withdrawals from the foundation’s bank account, Hawaii News Now reported.

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Officer accused of wrongfully arresting lesbian couple kissing in store

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HONOLULU (AP) — The Honolulu Police Department opened an internal investigation Oct. 28 into allegations that an officer wrongfully arrested a vacationing lesbian couple after seeing them kissing in a grocery store.

Courtney Wilson and Taylor Guerrero, who were visiting Hawaii from Los Angeles in March, said in a federal lawsuit filed Oct. 27 that they were harassed and arrested because the officer didn’t like their public displays of affection in a Foodland store on Oahu’s North Shore.

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