Who’s Involved

The Stop Repeating History campaign is a project of the MTYKL Foundation (mtykl.org).

Karen Korematsu
Jay Hirabayashi
Holly Yasui

Donald Tamaki, MTYKL Foundation Board Member and Minami Tamaki LLP Partner
Dale Minami, MTYKL Foundation Board Member and Minami Tamaki LLP Partner
Lorraine Banai, Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality at Seattle University School of Law
Vincent Eng, The VENG Group
Keith Kamisugi
Sharon In
Adena Ishii
Lisa P. Mak

We partner with artists and filmmakers, including:
Abby Ginzberg, And Then They Came for Us
Holly Yasui, Never Give Up! Minoru Yasui and the Fight for Justice
Jeanne Sakata, We Hold These Truths

Pro bono counsel on the amicus brief:

  • Robert S. Chang and Lorraine K. Bannai of the Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality
  • Eric K. Yamamoto, the Fred T. Korematsu Professor of Law and Social Justice at the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of Hawaii
  • Robert L. Rusky
  • Donald K. Tamaki
  • Dale Minami
  • Peter Irons
  • Leigh-Ann K. Miyasato
  • Rodney L. Kawakami, counsel in the coram nobis cases
  • Attorneys from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, including
    Pratik Shah, co-head of Akin Gump’s Supreme Court and Appellate practice
    Robert Johnson
    Alice Hsu
    Martine Cicconi
    Jessica Weisel
    Elizabeth Rosen
    Daniella Roseman
    Nathaniel Botwinick

The individuals and organizations joining the amicus brief:

  • Fred T. Korematsu Center for Law and Equality at Seattle University School of Law
  • Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC
  • Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF)
  • Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA)
  • Japanese American Citizens League of Hawaii, Honolulu Chapter
  • LatinoJustice PRLDEF, Inc.
  • National Bar Association
  • South Asian Bar Association of North America

 

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