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Hawaii Mulls Exempting Breastfeeding Mothers From Jury Duty

Date: 12-04-2016

Hawaii Mulls Exempting Breastfeeding Mothers From Jury Duty

BY MARINA STARLEAF RIKER-Associated Press April 8, 2016

HMHB Hawaii was recently featured in an article on several media sites on the supporting of Hawaii's bill to allow breastfeeding mothers to be exempt from jury duty. Our goal as an organization is to support breastfeeding moms with this bill, as it is critical to maintain a regular feeding/pumping schedule to ensure milk supply, which is extremely difficult (if not impossible) during a jury trial. To read the featured article, click on the several media links listed below:

ABC News

Fresno Bee

Honolulu-Star Advertiser