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The trustee does not have any legal duty to show you the bank statements. But it is possible that the judge might ask them to do so, because that would enable you to check the records. Beneficiaries do not normally have the right to ask for the financial records, but the judge has the right to supervise any trusts set up in the Maori land Court and ask for any records. So you should tell the judge about your concerns and ask him/her to make orders requiring the trustee to disclose these records. Please let me know if you would like a phone call this morning.