Tauranga naturist Andrew Pointon is appealing his conviction for gardening and mowing his lawns in the nude.
Pointon was convicted of two offensive behaviour charges in May after a defended hearing.
Outside the High Court at Tauranga yesterday Pointon said he appealed because he believed he did not receive a fair hearing from the district court judge nor was he given sufficient time to prepare his defence case.
Justice Paul Heath reserved his decision.
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