11 Aug, 2015

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We are all equal…. but are some more equal than others when it comes to grounds for divorce?

The iPM programme on Radio 4 on 1 August discussed the case of a woman who was unable to divorce her husband for adultery because he had sexual affairs with men rather

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24 Jul, 2014

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What happens when same-sex parents separate

Richard has written an article about the issues for same-sex parents who break up for online gay magazine Gaystarnews.  As part of their new Family Channel, we were asked to explain some

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23 May, 2014

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Court of Appeal rules for non-birth mother in lesbian parenting case

In an important decision on same sex parenting, the Court of Appeal has ruled in favour of a non-birth lesbian mother seeking parental responsibility (the legal authority to be involved

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19 Dec, 2013

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Same-sex marriage in England and Wales

Hot on the heels of the government announcing last week that the first same sex marriage ceremonies in England and Wales will take place from 29 March 2014, The Review

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28 Mar, 2013

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Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill

Here at NGA we are keeping a close eye on the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill and its progress through Parliament. The Bill has attracted much public interest this year

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31 Jul, 2012

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NGA in today’s Independent: civil partnership five times more popular than expected

Today’s Independent reports the rising numbers of same sex couples registering as civil partners – and getting divorced.  According to the ONS, over 50,000 couples have now registered as civil

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08 May, 2012

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Birth mother vs non birth mother – children law for lesbian parents who separate

By Sarah Wood-Heath.  This article was first published in Bionews on 8 May 2012 and is reproduced by kind permission of the Progress Educational Trust.  PET is a wonderful charity

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