Civil marriage

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Eva Shoufi
The Civil Authority for Freedom of Choice urged Minister of Interior and Municipalities Nouhad al-Machnouk to resign. Next they intend to pursue the...
Friday, February 6, 2015
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Eva Shoufi
Under the pretext of “fighting extremism” by “eliminating excuses,” Minister of Interior and Municipalities Nouhad al-Machnouk is determined to...
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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Eva Shoufi
The problems arising from sectarian personal status laws have been growing in Lebanon. The verdicts issued by sectarian courts are unjust, which...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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Rajana Hamyeh
In 2013, 10 civil marriages were conducted on Lebanese soil. Though good news, the facts on the ground do not bode well. A civil marriage conducted...
Sunday, January 12, 2014
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Lebanon’s interior minister said he needed more time to study the legality of civil marriage before offering his stamp of approval, As-Safir reported...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
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Maha Zaraket
Many were expecting Lebanon’s mufti, Sheikh Mohammed Rashid Qabbani, to take a strong position against legalizing civil marriage, but to go so far as...
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
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Zeinab Merhi
As the story goes, at the height of the Lebanese civil war, a Christian priest visited then president Elias Sarkis asking for help. He wanted the...
Monday, October 8, 2012
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