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Opposite-Sex Civil Partnerships

Thank you for contacting me about the future of civil partnerships.  I welcome the announcement that the law will be changed to allow opposite-sex couples in England and Wales to enter into a civil partnership. This will address the imbalance that allows same-sex couple to choose between a marriage and a civil partnership, but not…

Legal Rights of Assistance Dog Owners

Thank you for your letter regarding the legal rights of assistance dog owners. I share your belief that everyone deserves the right to access services freely and with dignity. That is why I am proud that there are already strict laws against the discrimination of those who rely on guide dogs, giving people with disabilities…