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Gay marriage is 'wrong priority'

A High Court judge has criticised the Government for focusing on gay marriage plans rather than the "crisis of family breakdown". Sir Paul Coleridge said too much time and energy had been put into the debate.

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'Switch focus and investment' to marriage breakdowns

  • Sir Paul launched independent charity Marriage Foundation last year to support married couples, but said the charity did not take a stance on gay marriage
  • He says marriage breakdowns and their impact on society affects 99.9 per cent of the population, which is where more investment should be spent

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