Fenton's Important Judgments
Available online via NZLII
Originally published by H.Brett, General Steam Printer under the direction of the Chief Judge, Native Land Court, 1879. Reprinted: Papakura [N.Z]: Southern Reprints, 1994.
Francis Dart Fenton (1821-1898) was the Chief Judge of the Native Land Court from 1865-1881. In the early 1860s Fenton was also involved in drafting native land legislation in his role as an assistant in the Auckland Law Office and later as a Parliamentary Agent.