(Supreme Court, Lady Hale, Lord Kerr, Lord Wilson, Lord Reed, Lady Black, 27 June 2018)
Marriage and divorce – Civil Partnership Act 2004 – Whether the bar on different sex couples entering into civil partnerships breached their rights under Article 14 and Article 8 ECHRAppeal allowed; held that the Civil Partnership Act 2004 is incompatible with the ECHR.
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 UKSC 32
On appeal from:  EWCA Civ 81
R (on the application of Steinfeld and Keidan) (Appellants) v Secretary of State for International Development (in substitution for the Home Secretary and the Education Secretary) (Respondent)
Lady Hale, President
JUDGMENT GIVEN ON
27 June 2018
Heard on 14 and 15 May 2018
Judgment: R (Steinfeld and Keidan) v SSID  UKSC 32.docx