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Straight Couple Denied Civil Union
November 25, 2010
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Currently, only same-sex partners are legally able to receive a civil union. At least that's what the UK government has told Ian Goggin, 21, and Kristin Skarsholt, 22. They applied for a civil union hoping for stability without all the hoopla of marriage, but were denied. They are just one of 8 heterosexual couples looking to overturn the twin prohibitions on gay marriages and heterosexual civil partnerships.

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