Archive for the 'registrars' Category

Paying to be discriminated against – The Guardian

“The decision in favour of a registrar who refused to deal with gay couples sets a hugely dangerous precedent.”

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The Guardian, 11th July 2008

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Registrar wins same-sex tribunal – BBC News

“A marriage registrar was bullied for refusing to conduct same-sex ceremonies, a tribunal has ruled.”

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BBC News, 10th July 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Despite recent controversy, civil partnerships have been a huge success – The Independent

“Last month, a civil registrar who refuses to officiate at partnerships between same-sex couples, claiming it is ‘sinful’ and against her religion, brought a legal case that could have implications for ceremonies nationwide. ‘As a matter of religious conscience,’ Lillian Ladele said she couldn’t perform civil partnerships for gay couples and has accused North London’s Islington council of religious discrimination and victimisation because it asked her to continue performing them despite her views.”

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The Independent, 19th June 2008

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Registrar Lillian Ladele ‘faced sack for obeying Christian doctrine on gay unions’ – The Times

“A civil registrar who refuses to officiate at partnerships between same-sex couples, claiming that it is ‘sinful’ and against her religion, has brought a legal case that could have implications for ceremonies conducted throughout the country.”

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The Times, 21st May 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Registrar sues for right not to marry gays – Daily Telegraph

“A registrar is taking her employer to a tribunal this week to determine whether she can refuse to officiate at homosexual ‘weddings’ because of her religious beliefs.”

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Daily Telegraph, 18th May 2008

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007

Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 published

Full text of Act

Source: www.opsi.gov.uk


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