bankruptcy Hawaii Hits 5-Year High Mark With Increase In Bankruptcies By Associated Press • Jan 7, 2020 pasja1000 / Pixabay The number of bankruptcies in Hawaii rose for the second straight year in 2019, records showed. Bankruptcy Filings In Hawaii Reach Highest Level In 5 Years By Associated Press • Nov 5, 2019 pasja1000 / Pixabay The number of bankruptcies filed in Hawaii last month marked the highest of any month since 2014, according to court records. Bankruptcy Filings In Hawaii On The Rise, Report Says By Amy Nakamura • Jun 12, 2019 The number of Hawaii bankruptcy filings in May grew by double digits over the same month last year, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court District of Hawaii reported this week. Pacific News Minute: Catholic Church in Guam Files for Bankruptcy By Neal Conan • Jan 17, 2019 Abasaa / Wikimedia Commons Yesterday, the Catholic Church in Guam filed for bankruptcy. The assets of the archdiocese will go to pay off more than 200 victims in the child sex abuse and cover-up scandal that erupted three years ago.