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UK: Gay man wins equal pension rights for husband in landmark decision

UK: Gay man wins equal pension rights for husband in landmark decision

A British gay man won a legal battle on Wednesday (12 July) for his husband to receive the same pension benefits when he dies as a heterosexual partner, in what has been described as a landmark case for LGBT rights. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously that John Walker’s husband was entitled to a spouse pension, […]