8 Apr 2014

Te Manu Korihi News for 8 April 2014

From Checkpoint, 5:48 pm on 8 April 2014

The Environment Court has ruled the Crown should stop its move to take the Maori land of author Patricia Grace for a new road north of Wellington; The Pakeha architect who worked on designs for Te Papa Museum and the new tribal headquarters for Tuhoe has died; The National MP, Tau Henare, has paid tribute to fellow members of the Maori Affairs Select Committee as he announces his retirement from politics; A senior law lecturer says people need to start focusing on practical solutions to address what's been called a systemic bias against Maori in the criminal justice system; A founding father of a ground-breaking Maori radio station says he's pleased two tribes are intervening in the running of the broadcaster.