Legislation to Restore Character, Mana, and Reputation: Mokomoko (Restoration of Character, Mana, and Reputation) Bill
(2012) November Māori LR 1-3
3 Pages Posted: 28 Feb 2014 Last revised: 11 Feb 2019
Date Written: 2012
This article considers how the Mokomoko Bill would operate to give effect to an agreement between the Crown and the descendants of Mokomoko for the Crown to obtain both statutory recognition of the free pardon granted to Mokomoko in 1992 and a declaration that the character, mana, and reputation of Mokomoko and his uri (descendants) are restored.
Keywords: Treaty of Waitangi, treaty settlement, indigenous cultures, Māori
JEL Classification: K10, K39
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