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# marriage - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Stephen Fry is marrying his 27-year-old partner, he confirms on Twitter
# Wedding Bells
From The Daily Edge
# Wedding Bells

Stephen Fry is marrying his 27-year-old partner, he confirms on Twitter

Jan 6th 2015, 9:13 AM 25,282 Views 39 Comments

The comedian and Elliot Spencer reportedly began their relationship last summer.

# marriage - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Amal Clooney threatened with arrest in Egypt
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Amal Clooney threatened with arrest in Egypt

Jan 3rd 2015, 2:00 PM 20,809 Views 26 Comments

The human rights lawyer faced pressure over a fact-finding mission she was involved in looking at the country’s power structures.

# marriage - Thursday 1 January, 2015

'I think it is time to do this': Enda Kenny is happy to campaign for same-sex marriage
# Vote Yes
# Vote Yes

'I think it is time to do this': Enda Kenny is happy to campaign for same-sex marriage

Jan 1st 2015, 7:30 AM 8,894 Views 122 Comments

The Taoiseach is backing a Yes vote.

# marriage - Sunday 28 December, 2014

This Labour TD wishes he didn't have to talk about being gay
# The High Table Interview
# The High Table Interview

This Labour TD wishes he didn't have to talk about being gay

Dec 28th 2014, 8:15 AM 16,394 Views 144 Comments

John Lyons speaks to TheJournal.ie about next year’s same-sex marriage referendum.

# marriage - Monday 8 December, 2014

'There's no ruling on marriage equality' - BAI denies censorship claims
# Marriage Referendum
# Marriage Referendum

'There's no ruling on marriage equality' - BAI denies censorship claims

Dec 8th 2014, 10:40 PM 13,369 Views 143 Comments

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
# Dogma
# Dogma

"God's Plan for Marriage" is being distributed to 1,300 parishes ahead of referendum

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:46 PM 16,923 Views 291 Comments

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
# History Hunters
# History Hunters

The secrets of Irish parishes will be online soon

Dec 1st 2014, 3:00 PM 21,453 Views 19 Comments

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?
# Most Foul
# Most Foul

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

Nov 26th 2014, 10:03 PM 19,519 Views 23 Comments

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?
# Elaine Burton
# Elaine Burton

So who is this woman marrying Charles Manson?

Nov 18th 2014, 11:12 AM 35,130 Views 43 Comments

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

Charles Manson has been granted permission to get married in prison
# Marriage License
# Marriage License

Charles Manson has been granted permission to get married in prison

Nov 18th 2014, 7:54 AM 21,818 Views 38 Comments

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

# marriage - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

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

Benedict Cumberbatch is engaged, and the fangirls are in turmoil

Nov 5th 2014, 9:23 AM 4,215 Views 4 Comments

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

# marriage - Saturday 11 October, 2014

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

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

Oct 11th 2014, 2:00 PM 3,953 Views 1 Comment

“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"
# Talk To Me
# Talk To Me

Archbishop wants the Catholic Church to "listen to married couples"

Oct 8th 2014, 12:23 PM 6,009 Views 26 Comments

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

# marriage - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

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

Meet the woman who went viral because she married herself

Oct 7th 2014, 12:58 PM 20,033 Views 42 Comments

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
# Catholicism
# Catholicism

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

Oct 5th 2014, 2:21 PM 15,030 Views 153 Comments

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
# Tying The Knot
# Tying The Knot

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

Sep 30th 2014, 12:04 PM 14,616 Views 9 Comments

*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
# Prenup
# Prenup

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

Sep 24th 2014, 8:00 AM 167 Views 28 Comments

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

Ireland's longest-married couple: 'When you marry your best friend, it's easy to be happy'
# Love And Marriage
# Love And Marriage

Ireland's longest-married couple: 'When you marry your best friend, it's easy to be happy'

Sep 13th 2014, 10:00 AM 25,196 Views 21 Comments

They have it figured out.

# marriage - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Joan Burton set to clear up confusion about outdoor weddings
# Hitched Hitch
# Hitched Hitch

Joan Burton set to clear up confusion about outdoor weddings

Sep 10th 2014, 8:01 PM 19,929 Views 28 Comments

Marquees at the ready…

# 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 Do
# We Do

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

Sep 9th 2014, 10:31 AM 25,010 Views 29 Comments

“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
# Equality
# Equality

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

Sep 5th 2014, 1:00 PM 155 Views 236 Comments

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
# Hit Him In The Pocket
# Hit Him In The Pocket

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

Aug 26th 2014, 3:44 PM 21,521 Views 43 Comments

Holla “we want prenup”.

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

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

Aug 26th 2014, 10:45 AM 2,698 Views 7 Comments

“I wish I was a little bit taller…”

# marriage - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Thousands march to demand marriage equality
# Equality
# Equality

Thousands march to demand marriage equality

Aug 24th 2014, 7:45 PM 15,071 Views 201 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 24th 2014, 8:15 AM 12,704 Views 318 Comments

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
# Equality
# Equality

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

Aug 21st 2014, 10:11 PM 8,384 Views 36 Comments

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

# marriage - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

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

This epic wedding fails compilation is all your worst nightmares in one

Aug 20th 2014, 2:44 PM 5,202 Views 2 Comments

*hides under altar*

# marriage - Sunday 17 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 17th 2014, 2:51 PM 11,986 Views 207 Comments

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?
# BFFs
# BFFs

Who are the longest-married couple in Ireland?

Aug 14th 2014, 7:00 AM 24,654 Views 15 Comments

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?
# Who's The Daddy
# Who's The Daddy

After naming, will the government make paternity testing mandatory?

Jul 21st 2014, 7:00 AM 10,846 Views 41 Comments

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
# What's Mine Is Yours

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

Jul 19th 2014, 9:45 AM 403,083 Views 141 Comments

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
# Finland
# Finland

'I will stay married': Transsexual woman defiant after court ruling

Jul 16th 2014, 7:48 PM 17,901 Views 57 Comments

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
# Your Say

Poll: Is three months too soon to get married?

Jul 14th 2014, 9:00 AM 39,580 Views 82 Comments

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
# Wedding Bells
# Wedding Bells

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

Jul 13th 2014, 7:30 PM 145 Views 28 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 4th 2014, 6:00 PM 22,832 Views 25 Comments

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
# There's A Hitch
# There's A Hitch

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

Jul 3rd 2014, 1:50 PM 14,034 Views 15 Comments

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
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal

Jun 29th 2014, 7:45 PM 47,990 Views 145 Comments

A couple were also killed for marrying without consent.

# marriage - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Poll: Should under 18s be allowed to marry?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should under 18s be allowed to marry?

Jun 26th 2014, 8:38 AM 14,150 Views 75 Comments

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
# Force Marriage
# Force Marriage

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

Jun 25th 2014, 7:09 PM 21,227 Views 57 Comments

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

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

Here's a Vine of Gay Byrne's wedding 50 years ago today

Jun 25th 2014, 1:45 PM 3,992 Views 4 Comments

AH WOULD YA LOOK.