IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NEW ZEALAND I TE KŌTI MANA NUI SC 65/2017 [2018] NZSC 104 BETWEEN ATTORNEY-GENERAL Appellant AND ARTHUR WILLIAM TAYLOR First Respondent HINEMANU NGARONOA, SANDRA WILDE, KIRSTY OLIVIA FENSOM AND CLAIRE THRUPP Second to Fifth Respondents Hearing: 6 and 7 March 2018 Court: Elias CJ, William Young, Glazebrook, O’Regan and Ellen France JJ Counsel: U R Jagose QC, D J Perkins and G M Taylor for the Appellant First Respondent in person R K Francois for the Second to Fifth Respondents A S Butler, C J Curran and J S Hancock for the Human Rights Commission as Intervener Judgment: 9 November 2018 JUDGMENT OF THE COURT A The appeal is dismissed. B The cross-appeal is allowed. Mr Taylor accordingly has standing. C Costs are reserved. ____________________________________________________________________ ATTORNEY-GENERAL v ARTHUR WILLIAM TAYLOR [2018] NZSC 104 [9 November 2018]

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