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Changes won't fix L.T.C. problems, Meleisea warns

By Sapeer Mayron 05 May 2020, 4:00PM

A Samoan historian and academic says without a review of and replacement for the principles that guide decision-making in the Lands and Titles Court (L.T.C.), the challenges it faces will continue with or without the passage of three major Bills in Parliament.

Leasiolagi Dr. Malama Meleisea, of the Centre for Samoan Studies at the National University of Samoa (N.U.S.) said the proposed bills and the new structure for the L.T.C. may cause more official and political interference and not less.

By Sapeer Mayron 05 May 2020, 4:00PM
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