Written by Noel Harrison          told by Nicola Kawana

Engineer Ian Gordon               Producer Duncan Smith

 

Vicky McLaughlin's struggle to lodge a claim with the Waitangi Tribunal so they can consider her small Taranaki hapu’s situation. The theft of her family’s land is detailed, the Government agreed to purchase the land and gave the money to an emissary who absconded with the funds never to be seen again. The deal was considered done, even though the funds never made it to Vicky’s whanau.