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Access to marriage: consanguinity and affinity prohibitions in national and international context

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dc.contributor.author O'Sullivan, Kathryn
dc.date.accessioned 2019-10-23T11:34:08Z
dc.date.issued 2019
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/8186
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description The full text of this article will not be available in ULIR until the embargo expires on the 18/10/2020
dc.description.abstract Despite the enormous social changes which have taken place in Ireland in recent decades, marriage remains a popular institution in the jurisdiction. According to the Central Statistics Office of Ireland, over 22,000 marriages were registered in 2017.1 As the Supreme Court recently observed: ‘Despite the factual reality that many couples do not choose to marry, marriage remains a central feature of Irish life for the majority.’2 Further emphasising its importance in Ireland, the court noted that the constitutional pledge to guard the institution of marriage with ‘special care’ as carried in Article 41.3.1°, ‘remains in place and must be accorded full respect’. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Roundhall Sweet and Maxwell en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Irish Journal of Family Law;22 (2), pp. 8-12
dc.subject marriage en_US
dc.subject Ireland en_US
dc.title Access to marriage: consanguinity and affinity prohibitions in national and international context en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2019-10-18T08:12:36Z
dc.description.version ACCEPTED
dc.date.embargoEndDate 2020-10-18
dc.embargo.terms 2020-10-18 en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/embargoedAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 2900320
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.identifier.journaltitle Irish Journal Of Family Law
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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