Fine Gael, Labour and the Green Party - the putative Rainbow coalition - have all indicated their support for civil partnerships that would grant equal tax, social welfare and inheritance rights to single-sex partnerships as married couples.
Spokesmen for all three parties indicated their support for gay civil partnerships this weekend, after the government decided to fight a legal challenge by a lesbian couple who are seeking to have their Canadian marriage recognised by the...
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