Luton Borough Council v SB and another

Marriage – Forced marriage. The Family Division, in an application by the local authority initially under a Forced Marriage Protection Order under pt 4 A of the Family Law Act 1996, but eventually in the inherent jurisdiction of the court held in respect of RS, that he did not have capacity to consent to marriage or sexual relations and the court had to exercise its discretion to decide whether to declare his marriage in Pakistan invalid.

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