October 2016 Whiringa-ā-nuku – Contents

High Court - Te Kōti Matua

Crime - trustee obtaining property by deception - R v Love [2016] NZHC 2046; [2016] NZHC 2394 - Craig Linkhorn

Māori Appellate Court - Te Kōti Pīra Māori

Chief Judge's powers - appeal - exercise of discretionary power - natural justice - Hallett - Opawa Rangitoto 2G, 2D2 and 2D3B2 [2016] Māori Appellate Court MB 343 (2016 APPEAL 343) - James Greenland

Māori Land Court - Te Kōti Whenua Māori

Injunction - interim injunction granted - Peri v Tiatoa - Rangaunu 2 (2016) 129 Taitokerau MB 170 (129 TTK 170) - Indiana Shewen

Representation of Māori groups - refusal to determine large natural group - Baker v Ngāti Tūwharetoa Hapū Forum - Te Matai No 1 and Te Matai No 2 [2015] Chief Judge's MB 900 (2015 CJ 900) - Toni Love

Chief Judge's powers - vesting order cancelled - Skinner v Harawira - Estate of Maryanne Harawira [2016] Chief Judge's MB 207 (2016 CJ 207) - Indiana Shewen

Chief Judge's powers - application to amend evidence - Bayne - Great Barrier Island [2016] Chief Judge's MB 764 (2016 CJ 764) - James Greenland

Chief Judge's powers - application to amend succession order dismissed - Beniston v Subritzky - Estate of Huhana Subritzky [2016] Chief Judge's MB 178 (2016 CJ 178) - Indiana Shewen

Chief Judge's powers - succession order amended - Stevens - Estate of John Henry Carroll [2016] Chief Judge's MB 1 (2016 CJ 1) - Indiana Shewen

Chief Judge's powers - partition - order amended - Herewini - Torere Pa 1B6 [2016] Chief Judge's MB 34 (2016 CJ 34) - Indiana Shewen

Status of land - change declined - transitional provision - Richard Maxwell Family Trust v Lianne Maxwell Family Trust - Lot 1 Paeroa East X Block (2016) 141 Waiariki MB 53 (141 WAR 53) - Indiana Shewen

Status of land - consolidation order amended - no correction as land General land - Baker - Totaranui A3A (2016) 57 Tairawhiti MB 98 (57 TRW 98) - Indiana Shewen

Occupation orders - whānau trust - seven applications granted - Leckie - Matauri 2K (2016) 137 Taitokerau MB 23 (137 TTK 23) - James Greenland

Trusts - partial termination of whānau trust - Wilson - The Heke and Miriama Hirini Whānau Trust (2016) 56 Tairawhiti MB 239 (56 TRW 239) - Indiana Shewen

Trusts - review, enforcement and trustee removal - Albert v Winitana - Heiotahoka 2B, Te Kopani 36 and Te Kopani 37 Ahu Whenua Trust (2015) 52 Tairawhiti MB 136 (52 TRW 136) - Toni Love

Trusts - enforcement and trustee removal - Kereopa v Gray - Aramiro Trust (2016) 113 Waikato Maniapoto MB 245 (113 WMN 245) - Indiana Shewen

Trusts - ahu whenua trust proposed - further work on trust order and trustee appointment - Russell - Waitoto Māori Reserve 755 Blk 3 Arawata SD (2016) 37 Te Waipounamu MB 139 (37 TWP 139) - Indiana Shewen

Legislation - Ngā Whakaturetanga

Te Awa Tupua (Whanganui River Claims Settlement) Bill – the endless quest for justice - Linda Te Aho

Te Ture Whenua Māori Bill - policy statement and explanatory note - Toni Love

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