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Should couples living together but not married have more rights?

The Law Commission says that couples living together but not married should have more rights, e.g. a financial claim if they break up. Should they?

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They should have some more rights but not all of the security of a marriage
36.97%
No, they shouldn't have any rights. Only married couples should have security
29.16%
Yes they should. Many couples choose to live together unmarried these days so should have the same rights as those who marry
25.93%
They should show that they intend to marry before having the right to make financial claims in the event of a break up
7.94%

The Law Commission says that couples living together but not married should have more rights, e.g. a financial claim if they break up. Should they?

 AnswerPercentageVotes
Total: 806
A.They should have some more rights but not all of the security of a marriage36.97 %298
B.No, they shouldn't have any rights. Only married couples should have security29.16 %235
C.Yes they should. Many couples choose to live together unmarried these days so should have the same rights as those who marry25.93 %209
D.They should show that they intend to marry before having the right to make financial claims in the event of a break up7.94 %64
Stats until: 10:14 Thu 23rd May 2024 (Refreshed every 5 minutes)