Sexuality | Britain’s highest court says heterosexual couples have the same right to civil partnerships as same-sex couples
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 6/29/18, 04:28 pm
In a new spin on marriage equality, the U.K.’s highest court this week ruled that British law illegally discriminates against heterosexual couples. The 5-0 ruling by Britain’s Supreme Court on Wednesday found a 2005 law establishing civil partnerships exclusively for same-sex couples violates the human rights of opposite-sex couples.