Kohi-tātea 2020 January – Contents

Te Kōkiri – Advocacy

2019 Te Hunga Roia Māori Moot - Judge Craig Coxhead

Te Kōti Pīra Māori – Māori Appellate Court

2020 Māori Appellate Court judgments - index

2019 Māori Appellate Court judgments - index

Te Kōti Whenua Māori – Māori Land Court

Injunction - interim injunction - majority support of trustees - lease obligations - Hennessy v Parkinson - Himatangi Block 7 (2019) 410 Aotea MB 238 (410 AOT 238) - Sam Taylor

Alienation - right of first refusal - notice period for preferred class of alienees - Pocock - Allotment 146D Waimana Parish (2019) 225 Waiariki MB 151 (225 WAR 151-160) - Kelly Mitchell

2020 Māori Land Court judgments - index

2019 Māori Land Court judgments - index

Te Rōpū Whakamana i Te Tiriti o Waitangi – Waitangi Tribunal

Waitangi Tribunal procedure - urgent inquiry declined - Lake Horowhenua (Wai 2898, #2.5.2) - Meredith Clement

Ngā Whakaturetanga - Legislation

Public Service Legislation Bill - Crown relationships with Māori - Craig Linkhorn


Injunction – interim injunction – majority support of trustees – lease obligations – Hennessy

Hennessy v Parkinson - Himatangi Block 7

Māori Land Court (2019) 410 Aotea MB 238 (410 AOT 238)

20 December 2019

An application for an injunction was dismissed. The application was to prevent further excavation and contouring of the Himatangi 7 Block by its lessee. The Court found that the lessee had the required authorisation to carry out the works as part of his obligations under the lease.

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Alienation – right of first refusal – notice period for preferred class of alienees – Pocock

Pocock - Allotment 146D Waimana Parish

Māori Land Court (2019) 225 Waiariki MB 151 (225 WAR 151-160)

5 December 2019

Application seeking confirmation of alienation adjourned to allow for the notice period to operate required for the preferred class of alienees to be able to exercise their right of first refusal.

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