Ruth Gaffney-Rhys

Ruth Gaffney-Rhys

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Opposite-sex civil partnerships in England and Wales? Let's wait and see 02 NOV 2017

Opposite-sex civil partnerships in England and Wales? Let's wait and see

Ruth's article examines the decisions of the High Court and Court of Appeal...

Same-sex marriage but not mixed-sex partnerships: should the Civil Partnership Act 2004 be extended to opposite-sex couples? [2014] CFLQ 173 12 JUN 2014

Same-sex marriage but not mixed-sex partnerships: should the Civil Partnership Act 2004 be extended to opposite-sex couples? [2014] CFLQ 173

Keywords: Civil partnerships – opposite-sex couples – equality – privacy – dignity – autonomy...

M v B, A and S (by the Official Solicitor) - protecting vulnerable adults from being forced into marriage [2006] CFLQ 445 20 SEP 2011

M v B, A and S (by the Official Solicitor) - protecting vulnerable adults from being forced into marriage [2006] CFLQ 445

The Family Division of the High Court recently exercised its inherent jurisdiction to prevent a...

Sheffield City Council v E and Another - capacity to marry and the rights and responsibilities of married couples [2006] CFLQ 139 20 SEP 2011

Sheffield City Council v E and Another - capacity to marry and the rights and responsibilities of married couples [2006] CFLQ 139

In Sheffield City Council v E and Another, the Family Division of the High Court recently held...