Story: Ngāti Ruanui

Signing deed of settlement

Signing deed of settlement

At Pariroa , Pātea, in 2001 Ngāti Ruanui and the Crown signed a deed of settlement after the Waitangi Tribunal found that the Crown had breached the Treaty of Waitangi through killing and confiscation in Taranaki. A Crown apology was given in June 2003. Pictured are government minister Margaret Wilson (left) and members of the Ngāti Ruanui negotiating team.

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Tony Sole, 'Ngāti Ruanui - Ngāti Ruanui today', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/498/signing-deed-of-settlement (accessed 26 June 2024)

Story by Tony Sole, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 22 Mar 2017