Humanist Marriage Appeal

Published:17/12/2017

Laura and Eunan's case to have marriages legally recognised when conducted by a humanist celebrant continues in the Court of Appeal after success in the High Court.

The couple where successful in their judicial review before Mr Justice Colton and you can read the judgment here:

https://www.courtsni.gov.uk/en-GB/Judicial%20Decisions/PublishedByYear/Documents/2017/[2017]%20NIQB%2055/COL10315Final%20-%20Approved.pdf


The Attorney General for Northern Ireland and Department of Finance appealed the case to the Court of Appeal but the couples marriage was able to proceed. 

The case is now before the Court of Appeal and a further hearing will occur in January 2018.


New Story:

https://www.irishnews.com/news/northernirelandnews/2017/09/11/news/legal-fight-for-recognition-of-humanist-marriages-recommences-in-belfast-court-1133664/



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