September 2010 Mahuru – Contents

Māori Appellate Court - Te Kōti Pira Māori

Injunction – refused - balance of convenience favoured respondents – O'Malley v Wyborn – Orokawa 3C2B [2010] Māori Appellate Court MB 494

Māori Land Court - Te Kōti Whenua Māori

Māori reservation – termination of trusteeship – Pita v Ngatiwai Ki Whangaruru Whenua Tōpū Trust Board - Whangaruru Whakaturia 1D9A & Whangaruru Whakaturia 1D10A (2010) 10 Taitokerau MB 40


Injunction – refused – balance of convenience favoured respondents – Wyborn

O'Malley v Wyborn – Orokawa 3C2B

[2010] Māori Appellate Court MB 494 (2010 APPEAL 494)

9 September 2010

Appeal against the lower Court’s decision declining an injunction. The Appellate Court was satisfied that the balance of convenience in favoured the respondents, and an injunction should not be granted.

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Māori reservation – termination of trusteeship – Pita v Ngatiwai Ki Whangaruru Whenua Topu Trust Board

Pita v Ngatiwai Ki Whangaruru Whenua Tōpū Trust Board - Whangaruru Whakaturia 1D9A & Whangaruru Whakaturia 1D10A

Māori Land Court (2010) 10 Taitokerau MB 40 (10 TTK 40)

22 September 2010

Trustees of the Ngatiwai ki Whangaruru Whenua Tōpū Trust opposed plans to develop a new marae complex. The marae committee, supported by beneficiaries, successfully applied for the termination of the Trust's trusteeship of the land and for the vesting of the land in the Ngatiwai Trust Board.

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