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21 Nov 07 #7174 by klos
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hi,
i am doing research on the law in scotland as it stands in regards cohabitants rights. could you please give me the law regarding this subject. failing which could you tell me please where i could get such information.

kind regards
Tom Johnstone

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21 Nov 07 #7179 by Fiona
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Sections 25 -30 of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006 covers cohabitants rights. There is a link to the legislation at the bottom of the Divorce in Scotland item accessed through the Resources menu on the tool bar above and then Divorce Guide menu.

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