October 2018 Whiringa-ā-nuku – Contents

Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Australia - the year in review - 2017-18 - James Dwyer

Te Kōti Mana Nui – Supreme Court

Judicial review - strike out reversed on final appeal - decisions in advance of proposed Treaty settlement - Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Trust v Attorney-General [2018] NZSC 84 - Cate Barnett

Te Kōti Pīra – Court of Appeal

Judicial review - stay upheld - regulatory procedure more appropriate - Reihana v Rakiura Titi Committee [2018] NZCA 325 - Toni Love

Procedure - strike out declined by consent - legal aid - extension of time granted - security - Hill v Māori Trustee [2018] NZCA 280 - Toni Love

Te Kōti Matua – High Court

Judicial review - strike out granted - no utility - moot legal issues - Ngāti Tama Ki Te Waipounamu Trust v Tasman District Council [2018] NZHC 2166 - Toni Love

Whānau - parenting order - balancing of principles - Nikau v Nikau [2018] NZHC 1862 - Toni Love

Te Kōti Pīra Māori – Māori Appellate Court

Trusts - charging order over future revenue upheld - Adlam v Niao - Matata Parish 39A 2A Ahu Whenua Trust [2018] Māori Appellate Court MB 478 (2018 APPEAL 478) - Toni Love

2018 Māori Appellate Court Judgments - index

Te Kōti Whenua Māori – Māori Land Court

Chief Judge's powers - amendment of a succession order - inaccurate reflection of the original will - Ketu - Estate of Te Ringahuia Rangitakatu (2018) Chief Judge's MB 237 (2018 CJ 237) - Annelise Samuels

Chief Judge's powers - erroneous succession order excluding children - Smith - Estate of Here Wiremu Ihaka Ututaonga [2018] Chief Judge's MB 541 (2018 CJ 541) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Chief Judge's powers - application to cancel succession order declined - order amended - Julian v Inia-McCaull - Estate of Moehuarahi Te Ruuri [2018] Chief Judge's MB 493 (2018 CJ 493) - Annelise Samuels

Chief Judge's powers - erroneous succession order - whāngai succession - preferred class of alienee - Puru - Takou [2018] Chief Judge's MB 563 (2018 CJ 563) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Procedure - court amended proceedings - administrative error - Pou - Maungakawakawa 6B, 6B1,6B2, 6B3 and 6B4 [2018] Chief Judge's MB 725 (2018 CJ 725) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Procedure - adjournment - related case in Court of Appeal - Carston v Kusabs - Lot 1 DPS 64109 and Lot 2 DPS 64109 (2018) 191 Waiariki MB 14 (191 WAR 14) - Annelise Samuels

Succession - contingent land interests - vested under will - Ford - Estate of Amiria Bowden (2018) 390 Aotea MB 25 (390 AOT 25) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Trusts - trustee appointment - tikanga at variance with trust deed - Solomon - Manukau Lands Trust (2018) 51 Te Waipounamu MB 40 (51 TWP 40) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Trusts - enforcement of trust obligations - no relief from liability - Rātima v Smith - Te Haroto 2B2B (2018) 70 Takitimu MB 88 (70 TKT 88) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Trusts - termination of trust - res judicata - Tito v Andrews - Mangakahia 2B2 No 2A1A (2018) 178 Taitokerau MB 193 (178 TTK 193) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Occupation orders - insufficient owner support - insufficient shareholding - Malcolm - Waione Y  (2018) 195 Waiariki MB 111 (195 WAR 111) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

2018 Māori Land Court Judgments - index

Te Rōpū Whakamana i Te Tiriti o Waitangi – Waitangi Tribunal

Te Rohe Pōtae district inquiry - Te Mana Whatu Ahuru: Report on Te Rohe Pōtae Claims - overview - Elizabeth Derby

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - remaining historical claims - standing inquiry panel - Meredith Clement

Sir Edward Taihakurei Durie student essay competition 2018

Nopera Dennis-McCarthy won the 2018 Sir Edward Taihakurei Durie student essay competition sponsored by the Māori Law Review. His article will be published in a future issue of the Review.

Print version

Download the Māori Law Review October 2018 (689 KB PDF)