November 2018 Whiringa-ā-rangi – Contents

Hui a Tau 2018 - Te Hunga Roia Māori o Aotearoa

Ka kuhu au ki te ture, hei matua mō te pani - Hon. Justice Joseph Williams

The role of the Solicitor-General in modern Aotearoa - Una Jagose QC

Criminal law - cultural context and background in sentencing - Tiana Epati

Overlapping claims and Crown engagement - will it lead to sustainable reconciliation? - Briar Peat and Carwyn Jones

Ka mate kāinga tahi, ka ora kāinga rua - growing mana motuhake while fighting for it - Sacha McMeeking

Whakaaro Māori and the role of the criminal lawyer - Chris Merrick with Corin Merrick

Rights of Indigenous Peoples – Canada

Consultation - development of legislation - honour of the Crown - Mikisew Cree First Nation v Canada (2018) SCC 40 - Rachael Jones

Te Kōti Pīra – Court of Appeal

Procedure - part waiver of security for costs - no hardship - Ngāti Te Ata v The Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations [2018] NZCA 471 - Toni Love

Te Kōti Matua – High Court

Judicial review - constitutional amendment to presidency term - due notice given - Rewiti v The Māori Women's Welfare League Inc [2018] NZHC 2713 - Toni Love

Trusts - Ngaitai Iwi Authority - election and removal of trustees by beneficiaries - Hillier v Whitewood [2018] NZHC 2623 - Toni Love

Te Kōti Pīra Māori – Māori Appellate Court

Jurisdiction - whenua tōpū trust order - application to revisit - jurisdiction not triggered - Maruera v Te Runanga o Ngati Maru (Taranaki) Trust [2018] Māori Appellate Court MB 552 (2018 APPEAL 552) - Annalise Samuels

Alienation - gift - lack of notice - Ormsby v Ormsby - Aorangi B No.1A No.3 (2018) Māori Appellate Court MB 547 (2018 APPEAL 547) - Annelise Samuels

2018 Māori Appellate Court Judgments - index

Te Kōti Whenua Māori – Māori Land Court

Chief Judge's powers - mistake in identity - no opposition - Pou v May - estate of Tame Horomona (2018) Chief Judge's MB 634 (2018 CJ 634) - Annelise Samuels

Chief Judge's powers - incorrect vesting - mistaken identity - variation of vesting order - Pou - The Petuere me Hemo Wharemate Whānau Trust (2018) Chief Judge's MB 626 (2018 CJ 626) - Annelise Samuels

Chief Judge's powers - error in fact - entitled to succeed - Hotene - Estate of Paratene Mita Hotene (2018) Chief Judge's MB 277 (2018 CJ 277) - Annelise Samuels

Succession - whāngai grandchildren - Moses-Heeney - Estate of Eric Moses (2018) 201 Waiariki MB 122 (201 WAR 122) - Carolyn Southey-Jensen

Trusts - interim trustee appointed - former trustees as advisory trustees - Rudd v The former trustees - Horowhenua 11 Part Reservation Trust and Horowhenua 11 (Lake) (2018) 392 Aotea MB 179 (392 AOT 179) - Meredith Clement

2018 Māori Land Court Judgments - index

Te Rōpū Whakamana i Te Tiriti o Waitangi – Waitangi Tribunal

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - Crown forest land - interested party status declined - Memorandum-directions of the Presiding Officer regarding renewed Wai 87 application to participate and be heard as an interested party (Wai 814 #2.654) - Meredith Clement

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - settlement - urgent inquiry refused - alternate remedy - Ngāti Rangitihi Settlement (Wai 2771, #2.5.2) - Meredith Clement

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - urgent hearing - mandate issues - granted - Maniapoto Māori Trust Board Deed of Mandate (Wai 2621 #2.5.16) - 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 the February 2019 issue of the Review.

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