Don't touch same-sex marriage laws, prof warns
But the minister's promise to change the law has Lahey worried the Conservatives could take cues from other countries and introduce a residency requirement for marriage.
While that could help couples who later want to get divorced in Canada, it would create legislation that discriminates against non-citizens, Lahey explained.
Further, enacting any changes to the Civil Marriage Act could open a...
Global News • Jan 20, 2012