By Alan Ward
New Zealand’s brief background absolutely unearths a treaty made after which time and again breached. it is a compelling case – for reasonable and moderate payment, and for the rigorous continuation of the Treaty claims procedure throughout the Waitangi Tribunal. The influence of the earlier upon the current has hardly been analysed so truly, or to such quick purpose.
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