Church of England Accused of Discrimination
Country: United Kingdom
Date of incident: June 16, 2016
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Faith / Morals
Area of case: Private
The Church of England has been accused of discriminating against a lesbian couple by refusing to conduct their wedding.
The Church of England has maintained that marriage is between a man and a woman, and it was also specifically exempt from 2013’s same-sex marriage legislation.
The women described the refusal as discrimination.
Source: Anglican Mainstream