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#Marriage

# marriage - Monday 8 December, 2014

‘There’s no ruling on marriage equality’ – BAI denies censorship claims

The authority says that there is no automatic requirement to balance a discussion.

# marriage - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

“God’s Plan for Marriage” is being distributed to 1,300 parishes ahead of referendum

The Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference says it would be a ‘grave injustice’ if same-sex marriage became a reality.

# marriage - Monday 1 December, 2014

The secrets of Irish parishes will be online soon

Parish registers will be digitised by the National Library of Ireland.

# marriage - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

When should someone who kills their spouse be allowed to inherit their property?

The law has been questioned in cases involving convicted killers like Catherine Nevin and Eamonn Lillis.

# marriage - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

So who is this woman marrying Charles Manson?

She has been a fanatical follower of Manson since the age of 16.

Charles Manson has been granted permission to get married in prison

A marriage license has been approved for him and his 26-year-old partner.

# marriage - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Benedict Cumberbatch is engaged, and the fangirls are in turmoil Cumberbitches

Benedict Cumberbatch is engaged, and the fangirls are in turmoil

The Sherlock actor announced his engagement in The Times today. Classy.

# marriage - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge This little boy is absolutely devastated that he can’t get married yet Love And Marriage

This little boy is absolutely devastated that he can’t get married yet

“It’ll be eight hundred million billion weeks until I can get married!”

# marriage - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Archbishop wants the Catholic Church to “listen to married couples”

Diarmuid Martin says it’s time for “a new language” between the Church and couples.

# marriage - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Meet the woman who went viral because she married herself I Do

Meet the woman who went viral because she married herself

Grace Gelder had been single for six years, so she took action.

# marriage - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Vatican looks to reform church’s stance on ‘living in sin’, marriage, and divorce

Pope Francis suggested the Catholic Church must address the present gulf between what it currently says on these issues and what tens of millions of believers actually do.

# marriage - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Want to get married on a Sunday in January? You’re literally* the only person who does

*Slight exaggeration – there are a few of you.

# marriage - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Opinion: Ireland is out of sync with the rest of the world – prenups can strengthen a marriage

The enforceability of prenuptial agreements remains a major question in Ireland; but in a country legal aid is limited, avoiding long battles in court is essential

# marriage - Saturday 13 September, 2014

# marriage - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

# marriage - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Vivian and Alice are both in their 90s and have been together 72 years. They tied the knot on Saturday.

“We’ve had a good time,” the ladies say of their 72 years together.

# marriage - Friday 5 September, 2014

Opinion: Marriage equality isn’t a foregone conclusion – there’s no room for complacency

Opinion polls may show increasing support for marriage equality, but I still regularly observe open, brutal and honest homophobia.

# marriage - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

This oil baron’s divorce could cost him $17 BILLION

Holla “we want prenup”.

From The Daily Edge Tall men get married earlier, but short men enjoy longer marriages Use Your Height

Tall men get married earlier, but short men enjoy longer marriages

“I wish I was a little bit taller…”

# marriage - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Thousands march to demand marriage equality

“If you want a republic, put a ring on it.”

Thousands expected to turn out for same-sex marriage rally in Dublin

Organisers say they’re expecting a boost in numbers in the wake of the referendum announcement and the Pantigate controversy…

# marriage - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Florida’s state ban on gay marriage has been ruled unconstitutional

The statewide bar is the latest to be overruled by a federal court.

# marriage - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge This epic wedding fails compilation is all your worst nightmares in one Aisle Regret This

# marriage - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Ireland ready for next step in marriage equality as 85% say it is morally right — GLEN

The poll also found that 65% said they agreed that gay adoption was acceptable.

# marriage - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Who are the longest-married couple in Ireland?

The Catholic Grandparents Association is looking for the secret to a long and happy marriage.

# marriage - Monday 21 July, 2014

After naming, will the government make paternity testing mandatory?

The question comes in light of new laws that make naming the father mandatory.

# marriage - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Living with your boyfriend/girlfriend? Here’s how they could get maintenance after you break up What's Mine Is Yours This post contains a poll

Living with your boyfriend/girlfriend? Here’s how they could get maintenance after you break up

Shacked up with your other half? You need to read this.

# marriage - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

‘I will stay married’: Transsexual woman defiant after court ruling

The European Court of Human Rights said her human rights had not been violated.

# marriage - Monday 14 July, 2014

Poll: Is three months too soon to get married? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is three months too soon to get married?

Singer Cheryl Cole recently got secretly wed to her boyfriend after a three month romance.

# marriage - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Opinion: Failing to prepare for life’s most important journey could be your biggest mistake

The fact of the matter is that many of us sleepwalk into intimate relationships: we need to have open and mature discussions before committing.

# marriage - Friday 4 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man proposes at Facebook HQ after falling in love with a stranger he ‘poked’ Poked

Man proposes at Facebook HQ after falling in love with a stranger he ‘poked’

He ‘liked’ it, so now he’s putting a ring on it.

# marriage - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Planning an outdoor wedding? You might want to wait for the Attorney General’s advice

Concerns have been raised over an ‘overly narrow’ interpretation of legislation which has prevented al fresco ceremonies from taking place…

# marriage - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal

A couple were also killed for marrying without consent.

# marriage - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Poll: Should under 18s be allowed to marry? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should under 18s be allowed to marry?

Children’s groups have argued the current law, which does allow this, facilitates forced marriages.

# marriage - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

It will soon be illegal for under 18s to get married in Ireland

Legislation now allows for this if a teen has parental consent but there are concerns that this is facilitating forced marriage.

From The Daily Edge Here’s a Vine of Gay Byrne’s wedding 50 years ago today Young Gaybo

# marriage - Sunday 22 June, 2014

You can’t just put ‘The Phoenix Park’ on your wedding invite… Here’s why.

If you don’t put the exact spot, how will your former lovers know where to head so they can tearfully shout their objections?

# marriage - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Irish couples spend an average of €19,000 on wedding

Engagements appear to be getting shorter too, with most couples who tied the knot last year heading up the aisle after 13 to 18 months.

# marriage - Monday 16 June, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Britain bans ‘hidden practice’ of forced marriage

The law applies not only within Britain but also makes it a criminal offence to force a British national into a marriage abroad.

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