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Case Study: Suspension of Firearms Licence
September 16, 2021
Rachel Stewart had her firearms licence suspended following social media comments
Advocacy: Name suppression for Wanaka couple
September 14, 2021
The 'Wanaka couple' attracted a lot of media and social media attention for their escape from lockdown in Auckland. Director Stephen Franks wrote on his blog about the decision to seek name suppression.
Case Brief: R v S [2020] NZHC 1710
September 13, 2021
This is the 2020 case of Ahamed Samsudeen who carried out a terrorist attack in September 2021.
Case Brief: Te Runanga o Ngati Awa v Bay of Plenty Regional Council
September 8, 2021
Ngāti Awa and Sustainable Otakiri challenged the granting of consents for water bottling. They have been granted leave to appeal the High Court decision in the Court of Appeal.
In the Media: Director Brigitte Morten on Nine to Noon
September 7, 2021
Discussing the week in politics
In the Media: RNZ Nine to Noon
August 30, 2021
Director Brigitte Morten on the week in politics
In the Media: Stephen Franks on the Panel
August 26, 2021
Joining the afternoon panel to discuss the issues of the day.
Case Brief: Bathurst Resources Ltd v L & M Coal Holdings Ltd [2021] NZSC 85
August 25, 2021
Bathurst appealed the Court of Appeal’s interpretation of a contract that specified when and how Bathurst was to pay royalties to L&M for the sale of mining permits.
Case Brief: Peters v Attorney-General sued on behalf of Ministry of Social Development [2021] NZCA 355
August 20, 2021
RT Hon Winston Peters claimed two Ministers and Government CE's had committed the tort of invasion of privacy.

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