Right to Marry in UK Law

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Legislation
  • Gender Recognition Act 2004
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 2004
    ...... (3) This section does not prejudice the right of a person to. follow the property, or any property representing it, into ... register entry already exists for the person) and will be able to marry someone of the opposite gender to his or her acquired gender. . 5. Under ......
  • Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 2019
    ...... (a) (a) two persons who are of the same sex are eligible to marry in Northern Ireland, and . (b) (b) two persons who are not of the same ... may, by regulations, make provision for and in connection with a right to— . (a) (a) convert a marriage into a civil partnership; . (b) (b) ......
  • Serious Crime Act 2015
    • UK Non-devolved
    • 1 de Enero de 2015
  • Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Act 2014
    • Scotland
    • 1 de Enero de 2014
    ...... . (2) In section 3 (notice of intention to marry)-. . . (a) in subsection (1)-. . (i) for paragraph (b) substitute-. . ... . . (a) the Convention right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion,. . . (b) the Convention ......
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Books & Journal Articles
  • Liberty, Equality and the Right to Marry under the Fourteenth Amendment
    • Nbr. 6-2, December 2017
    • British Journal of American Legal Studies
    • Ian Loveland
    • Department of Law, City University, London and Arden Chambers
    • 241-262
    The legitimacy of recent judgments in the Supreme Court, lower federal courts and State courts which have extended the scope of the Due Process and/or Equal Protection clauses of the Fourteenth Ame...
  • Adoption, Homosexuality and the European Convention on Human Rights: Gas and Dubois v France
    • Nbr. 75-6, November 2012
    • The Modern Law Review
    On 15 March 2012 the European Court of Human Rights (the Court) issued its first judgment addressing the differential treatment of same‐sex and opposite‐sex couples in respect of the adoption of a ...
    ...... excluding same-sex couples in civil partnerships, who have no legal right to marry,from adoption provisions available to married opposite-sex ......
  • Anti-Trafficking (ILL-)Efforts
    • Nbr. 25-4, August 2016
    • Social & Legal Studies
    Global imaginations on human trafficking have been captured by a robust mythology that constructs the consenting Third World sex worker as simply a victim of trafficking for sexual exploitation. Th...
    ...... of abuse against sex workers and has denied Cambodian women their right to marry foreign men. Despite evidence indicating the diversity of the sex ......
  • The Right to a Privilege? Homonormativity and the Recognition of Same-Sex Couples in Europe
    • Nbr. 23-2, June 2014
    • Social & Legal Studies
    The Council of Europe (CoE) and its judicial body, the European Court of Human Rights, are at the forefront of the debate for the redefinition of the notion of ‘family’ in relation to the inclusion...
    ......This much-anticipated development, nonetheless, begs the question of how the ‘right to marry and found a family’ might prove to be a privilege rather than a right. This article tries to shed light on the contradictions underpinning the ......
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Law Firm Commentaries
  • The Inequality Of Civil Partnerships
    • Mondaq UK
    ...... than have a traditional wedding and that, although they do want to marry one day, it is not what they want now. Whilst the Isle of Man is a Crown ... The right to enter into opposite-sex civil partnerships has been a hot topic since ......
  • Is That Wise? Mental Capacity And Marriage
    • Mondaq UK
    ...... The legal question was how to determine if someone has capacity to marry. In particular does the test require one to be able to understand the ...? For example, living together to the exclusion of others and the 'right to enjoy each other's society, comfort and assistance'. The Sheffield ......
  • Marry For Love Or Taxes?
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    ......The logic here is that HMRC accept that it is right and proper that your spouse receive the maximum amount of your estate so he/she can look after herself during her lifetime. HMRC are not being so ......
  • How Covid-19 Has Created Fertile Ground For Predatory Marriages: What This Means For Succession And Some Possible Solutions
    • Mondaq UK
    ......they have the requisite capacity to do so. Capacity to marry. One of the key tenets of a predatory marriage, and the aspect. that ...domestic life; and. of the right to enjoy each other's society, comfort and. assistance. 'X City Council v ......
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Forms
  • Chapter NIM30017
    • HMRC Guidance manuals
    • Formularios de Derecho Civil, Mercantil y Registral
    ......Divorcees who re-marry. A divorced woman who re-marries has to continue paying full rate tions. Widows who re-marry. A widow who has the right to reduced liability (see NIM31000) can keep that right if she re- ......
  • Ask the court to make a non-molestation order or an occupation order
    • HM Courts & Tribunals Service court and tribunal forms
    Family forms including the form to apply for a non-molestation order or an occupation order (Form FL401).
    ......household. 8. Relative. State how related:. 9. Agreed to marry. Give the date the agreement was made. If the agreement has ended, state ...any enactment giving him or her the right to. remain in occupation. If you tick box 1, state whether there is a. ......
  • a guide for people who want to challenge an application for grant on an estate (PA8)
    • HM Courts & Tribunals Service court and tribunal forms
    Forms and guidance on probate including fees, where to send your probate forms (PA1A and PA1P) and supplementary forms to support your application
    ...... have concerns about whether someone who applies for a grant has the right to do. so and you want to ask a court (not the probate registry) to ... signed and witnessed? Has it been tampered with? Did the deceased re-marry or. enter into a legal civil partnership after the will was made?. • the ......
  • Apply for probate by post if there is a will
    • HM Courts & Tribunals Service court and tribunal forms
    Forms and guidance on probate including fees, where to send your probate forms (PA1A and PA1P) and supplementary forms to support your application
    ......England and Wales?. Yes. No. 3.4. Did the person who has died marry or enter into a Civil Partnership after the. date of the will or any ... C – Power reserved: they have chosen not to apply, but reserve the right to. do so later. D – Renunciation: they have chosen not to apply, and ......
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