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Civil Partnership an option for opposite sex couples

Civil Partnership an option for opposite sex couples couple embracing civil partnerships opposite sex couples

  Civil Partnership has been an option for same sex couples since 2006, but opposite sex couples have been fighting for the right to enter into civil partnerships for almost as long. In December 2019, the government made this an option for opposite sex couples, when new regulations came into force allowing them to give […]

New Supreme Court judgment

New Supreme Court judgment civil-partnership

A recent judgement may open the door to civil partnership agreements being an option for people of opposite sexes. In June 2018, the Supreme Court heard an appeal against different-sex couples being unable to legally enter into a civil partnership. The appeal looked at whether the ban on different-sex couples entering into civil partnerships breached […]