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

Injunction - declined - trustees grant occupation - Bartlett v Clay - Pouto 2E4A (2016) 133 Taitokerau MB 264 (133 TTK 264) - Martha Reilly

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 – changed - facilitate sale to Crown - Couch  - Rapaki Māori Reservation 875 Part Sec 6A & Sec 6B1B2C (2016) 37 Te Waipounamu MB 129 (37 TWP 129) - Martha Reilly

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 - trustee removal sought - resignation tendered - trustees reduced - Te Awe Awe v Te Awe Awe-Bevan - Pt Rangitikei Manawatu Pt B4 (2016) 354 Aotea MB 213 (354 AOT 213)

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

Trusts - trustee appointments - ahu whenua trust - Reihana-Ngatote - Okahu 1, 3B2B2A, 3B2B2C, 3B2B2D, 4A, 4B, 4D, 4C1, 4C2, 3A3B2A (2016) 132 Taitokerau MB 120 (132 TTK 120) - Martha Reilly

Partition - granted - trust terminated consequently - Te Whiu v King - Panguru C9, C10 and C11 (2016) 128 Taitokerau MB 100 (128 TTK 100) - Martha Reilly

Partition - granted - Neal - Taiharuru 4C3C (2016) 132 Taitokerau MB 97 (132 TTK 97) - Martha Reilly

Māori reservations - trustee appointment - Roberts - Okoroire 457N1 Maori Reservation (2016) 141 Waiariki MB 134 (141 WAR 134) - Martha Reilly

Māori reservations – right of way and relief for encroachment - Ngataki v Kumete - Parish of Karaka Lot 64D (2016) 121 Waikato Maniapoto 184 (121 WMN 184)

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

Print version

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