December 2013 Hakihea – Contents

Māori Appellate Court - Te Kōti Pīra Māori

2013 Māori Appellate Court judgments - index

Māori Land Court - Te Kōti Whenua Māori

2013 Māori Land Court judgments - index

Practice Note - November 2013 - citation of Māori Land Court and Māori Appellate Court decisions

Chief Judge's powers – succession to Tītī Islands confined to blood descendants – Coote - Titi Islands [2013] Chief Judge's MB 1018

Vesting land in hapū - Manuirirangi v Parininihi ki Waitotara Incorporation - Waiokura Te Kauae blocks (2013) 311 Aotea MB 104

Status of land - no change to General land simply so land can be soldManunui v Church - Lot 37-49 DP 34051 (2013) 313 Aotea MB 260

Trusts - appointment of trustees – no appointment where relationship may cause biasBrown v Brownlie - Pipituangi A Ahu Whenua Trust (2013) 36 Tairāwhiti MB 78

Trusts - interim decision - trustee entitled to remain until replacements appointed - Puriri – Okaihau No3C No2 (2013) 28 Takitimu MB 129


Treaty settlement legislation before the House of Representatives in 2013

Book review

Māmari Stephens reviews Lords of the Land – indigenous property rights and jurisprudence of empire

Professor David V Williams reviews The Native Land Court: A Historical Study, Cases and Commentary, 1862-1887

Māori Law Review news

Editorial - Remarks at the celebration of the Māori Law Review’s 20 year anniversaryMāmari Stephens

Print version

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