Right to Marry in UK Law

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Books & Journal Articles
  • Adoption, Homosexuality and the European Convention on Human Rights: Gas and Dubois v France
    • Núm. 75-6, Noviembre 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 ...
  • Assaulting our rights: how domestic violence laws curtail our fundamental freedoms
    • Núm. 2-3, Julio 2010
    • Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research
    The Violence Against Women Act was enacted in the United States in 1994. Fifteen years later, it has become apparent that the law has given rise to numerous violations of fundamental civil rights. ...
  • Marriage made in heaven?
    • Núm. 2001, Noviembre 2001
    • New African
    ...... II himself, had tried for several years to dissuade Milingo from marrying. . "Regrettably", Bishop de Jong said, "[Milingo) took this advice as a ...Some clerics of the Protestant faith, who have the right to marry anyway, have welcomed it. Bishop John Mambo, head of the Church ......
  • Only 44 years ago, it wasn't allowed.
    • Núm. 509, Agosto - Agosto 2011
    • New African
    ......-miscegenation laws "deprive the Lovings of liberty" and "freedom to marry has long been recognised as one of the vital human rights essential to the ......
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Law Firm Commentaries
  • The Inequality Of Civil Partnerships
    • Mondaq UK
    • 24 de Octubre de 2016
    ...... 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
    • 15 de Marzo de 2018
    ...... 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
    • 19 de Noviembre de 2013
    ......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 ......
  • What Does The Court Of Protection Have To Do With My Wedding?
    • Mondaq UK
    • 3 de Diciembre de 2019
    ...... there is a dispute about whether a person has the mental capacity to marry, the Court of Protection will make a decision.  That is what happened in ... the sharing of a common home and a common domestic life and the right to enjoy each other's society, comfort and assistance.". The Judge in ......
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