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The High Court in Northern Ireland has held that the denial of a widowed parent’s allowance on the death of the applicant’s partner, on the grounds that the couple were not married, unlawfully discriminated against her. The refusal of a bereavement payment to the same applicant because of her marital status was upheld.
|Journal||Journal of Social Security Law|
|Publication status||Published - 12 Jul 2016|
- Bereavement benefits
- Bereavement support payment
- Marital status
- Northern Ireland
- Unmarried couples
- Widowed parent's allowance
Simpson, M., 22 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law. 41, 2, p. 218-221 4 p.
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