Family law: Lesbian cohabitants in Canada

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Human rights implications of Canadian decision on whether cohabitation by lesbian couple could form basis for claim for financial provision after breakdown of relationship.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)227-229
Number of pages3
JournalScottish Law and Practice Quarterly
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1999


  • non-discrimination on ground of sexual orientation
  • financial provision on separation
  • whether same-sex couple shoudl be treated the same as opposite-sex (unmarried) couple
  • purpose of obligation of support
  • family law
  • Canada
  • cohabitation
  • financial provision
  • homosexuality
  • human rights

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