December 2010 Māori Law Review

2010 Māori Appellate Court judgments – index

This table lists the 2010 judgments of the Māori Appellate Court and contains links to reports about the decisions.

2010 Māori Appellate Court judgments

Judgment date Citation Minute Book MLIS Legislation Subject
2010
23.12.2010 Ruka - Taheke 23A and Taheke 23B 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 629 2010 APPEAL 629 Maori Affairs Act 1953 sections 58, 432 Survey - Boundaries, Validity of Order
21.12.2010 Faulkner v Deputy Registrar - Allotment 5 Parish of  Tahawai 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 2010 APPEAL 643; 2010 APPEAL 672 (minority decision) Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 129, 131 Status of Land – Customary Land – Crown Grants
19.11.2010 Te Hokowhitu v Proprietors of Matauri X 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 566 2010 APPEAL 566 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 56; Land Transfer Act 1952 Occupation order – deceased applicant – interim injunctions – permanent injunctions
17.11.2010 Pene v Te Ngae Farm Trust 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 563 2010 APPEAL 563 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 section 19 Lease, Interim Injunction
02.11.2010 Ruapuha and Uekaha Hapu Trust- Hauturu East 8 Block 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 512 2010 APPEAL 512 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 59, 231, 244; Maori Affairs Act 1953 sections 167, 267, 436, 438 WAI 51 – Waitomo caves – Who are the beneficiaries – variation of trust – ownership of trust - interpretation of trust order
04.10.2010 Phillips v Trustees of Mohaka A4   Trust - Mohaka A4 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 425 2010 APPEAL 425 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 79 Costs
09.09.2010 O.Malley v Wyborn - Orokawa 3C2B 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 494 2010 APPEAL 494 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 section 19 Injunction, easement, access
16.08.2010 Kopa v Cooper - Motatau 2 Section 23A1A 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 243 2010 APPEAL 243 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 59, 289 Partition
20.05.2010 Tau v Nga Whanau o Morven and Glenavy -  Waihou 903 section IX Block 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 167 2010 AP 167 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 18, 45, Civil standard of proof of the balance of probabilities; Succession to land vested in trustee in 1887 as reserve, whether land held in trust or not
29.03.2010 Wall v Maori Land Court - Tauhara Middle 15 Trust and Tauhara Middle 4A2A (Mountain Reservation) Trust 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 55 2010 AP 55 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 222, 237, 238; Maori Assembled Owners Regulations 1995 Trusts - re election of trustees, administration of the trust, voting procedure - powers of attorney, conduct of meetings, whether incumbent trustees who have previously breached trust can be reappointed
19.03.2010 Apatu v Trustees of Owhaoko C Trust - Owhaoko C 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 34 2010 AP 34 2010 AP 34 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 238, 240 Trusts - re MLC refusal to remove trustees: mismanagement of trust assets, provision of information to beneficiaries
16.03.2010 Maori Land Court - Lot 300 Parish of Waioeka 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 12 2010 AP 12 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 section 60 Case stated. Status of block which had been returned to Maori owners by Crown Grant, following confiscation
26.02.2010 Kemp v Kemp 2010 Maori Appellate Court MB 7 2010 AP 7 Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993 sections 58, 242, 56(1)(g) Trusts - re whether MLC had jurisdiction to make order for payment of unveiling costs from Trust funds.
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