November 1998 Contents

Mäori Land Court & Appellate Court

Liability for costs of partition

Liability for costs for inquiries under Mäori Trust Boards Act 1955

Waitangi Tribunal

No items this month

Other Courts and Tribunals

Court of Appeal—trout fishing case

Other

Treaty of Waitangi Fisheries Commission—report on quota allocation

Book of essays on the settlements process

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October 1998 Contents

Māori Land Court & Appellate Court

Malborough Sounds foreshore and seabed – procedure for hearing

Contested transfer of incorporation shares

Confirmation of a lease, valuation of timber

Status of land - leave to appeal out of time refused - Ross - Rangatira E (1998) 1 Waiariki Appellate MB 111

Application to change status of land

Waitangi Tribunal

No items this month

Other Courts and Tribunals

High Court – legal aid for Privy Council appeal

High Court – warrants to seizure materials of Fisheries Commission

District Court –Taupo lakebed & Local Government Act 1974

Environment Court – standing under RMA 1991

Environment Court – proposed Taranaki gas well

Race Relations Conciliator – Wanganui Polytech decision

Parliament

Ngäi Tahu Claims Settlement Act 1998

Treaty of Waitangi Amendment Bill 1998

Treaty of Waitangi (Final Settlement of Claims) Bill 1998

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Status of land – leave to appeal out of time refused – Ross

Ross - Rangatira E

Māori Appellate Court (1998) 1 Waiariki Appellate MB 111 (1 AP 111)

22 October 1998

Leave to appeal out of time refused due to the excessive delay in filing notice of appeal.

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September 1998 Contents

Waitangi Tribunal

Report on Ika Whenua Rivers Claims

Other Courts and Tribunals

Court of Appeal – Mäori Reserved Lands & 5 compensation

High Court – Mäori protest & damages

High Court – Old Land Claim

Environment Court – Waikato River & dairy factory discharge permit

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August 1998 Contents

Mäori Land Court & Appellate Court

Mäori Land Court - partition order arising from a will

Waitangi Tribunal

GPS properties sale – s27B memorials and iwi claims

Other Courts and Tribunals

High Court – fisheries settlement allocation – meaning of “iwi”

High Court – customary fishing – meaning of “koha” and “marae”

High Court – injunction to halt Maori Land

Court inquiry into land trust

Appointments

Chief Judge Durie to the High Court

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July 1998 Contents

Waitangi Tribunal

Te Whänau O Waipareira Report

Turangi Township Remedies Report

Other Courts and Tribunals

High Court – Whakarewarewa Village charging arrangement

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June 1998 Contents

Waitangi Tribunal

Napier Inner Harbour remedies report

Other Courts and Tribunals

High Court—Waitaha challenge to Ngäi Tahu settlement

High Court—Gisborne port endowment land and s40 offer-back

High Court—Mäori Land Court powers of audit

Environment Court—Mäori values re water in regional plan

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May 1998 Contents

Waitangi Tribunal

Muriwhenua claims—binding powers of the tribunal

Other Courts and Tribunals

High Court—trout fishing appeal

High Court—protective scheme for SOE lands

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April 1998 Contents

Mäori Land Court & Appellate Court

Nothing this month

Waitangi Tribunal

Challengers to the Ngäi Tahu settlement seek urgent hearing

Urgent hearing sought re sale of Gisborne port land

Other Courts and Tribunals

District Court – customary fishing defence

High Court - matrimonial property

High Court – fiduciary duty in the Mäori

Land Court

Parliament

South Island customary fishing regulations

Debate on the Mäori Reserved Lands Amendment Act 1998

Ngäi Tahu Claims Settlement Bill

Reports, Articles, Books

Waitangi. Morality and Reality

 

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March 1998 Contents

Mäori Land Court & Appellate Court

No items this month

Waitangi Tribunal

New members. Resigning members

Other Courts and Tribunals

Court of Appeal–jurisdiction over Mäori in criminal matters

High Court–injunction preventing Mäori Land Court conference

High Court–discontinuance of Ngäi Tahu proceedings against Waitangi Tribunal

High Court–adoption by grandparents of Mäori child

Environment Court–sand dredging effect on kaimoana beds

Environment Court–marine farm proposal, Malborough Sounds

Parliament

Mäori Reserved Land Amendment Act 1998

Reports & Articles

Historic Heritage Management Review

Local government, Mäori organisations & resource management–survey

Other

Proposed boundaries of the new Mäori seats

Trick or Treaty? Doug Graham book

Mike Moore’s Constitutional Convention Bill

 

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February 1998 Contents

Mäori Land Court & Appellate Court

Privy Council appeals from Mäori Appellate Court decisions

Waitangi Tribunal

Challenge to tribunal appointment—apparent bias

Other Courts and Tribunals

Environment court—s8 & consultation with Mäori

Parliament

Fisheries (Customary Fishing Conditions) Notice 1988

Reports & Articles

Mäori land—economics and law analysis

Overseas

Common law aboriginal title—Canadian Supreme court—the Delgamuukw decision

 

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December-January 1998 Contents

Mäori Land Court & Appellate Court

Mäori Appellate Court—Partition for the purposes of sale—Kairakau 2C5B Block

Mäori Appellate Court—succession—evidence of an agreement to waive interests—Mangaroa Y Block

Mäori Land Court—Title to the foreshore and seabed—Malborough Sounds preliminary decision

Waitangi Tribunal

Procedure for receiving confidential evidence—the flora and fauna claim Wai 262

Other Courts and Tribunals

High Court—Matukuturua Stonefields sewage pipeline—further application for interim orders

High Court—Fisheries settlement litigation—representation orders for urban Mäori—interim costs award

Court of Appeal—Public works offer back—Ohinewai Coalcorp lands

Court of Appeal —sentencing of the America’s Cup offender

Environment Court—cell phone mast on Mt Te Aroha

Parliament

Mäori Reserved Land Amendment Act 1997

Crown Minerals Amendment (no 2) 1997—mining in national parks

Lake Ellesmere eel fishery regulations

Waikare Inlet taiapure-local fishery

Taonga Mäori Protection Bill—interim select committee report

Fisheries (Remedial Issues) Amendment Bill 1997—temporary closure provisions

Other

Ngäi Tahu Deed of Settlement (part 3)

Draft national and South Island customary fisheries regulations

Multilateral Agreement on Investment

 

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