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What May's civil partnership move means for your clients

However, Ms Griffin said that a future government may look to scrap civil partnerships all together.

She said: "A review into civil partnerships was set for 2020 so there remains a question mark over the future of the legislation as Theresa May could merely be putting a stopgap in place and it is not inconceivable that a future government could consider scrapping these partnerships altogether."

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