924687Fourie and Another v Minister of Home Affairs and Anotherby Justices Edwin Cameron and Ian Farlam, in the Supreme Court of Appeal of South Africa2004
The Supreme Court of Appeal of South Africa
Case no: 232/2003 Reportable
Marié Adriaana Fourie
Cecelia Johanna Bonthuys
Minister of Home Affairs
Director-General of Home Affairs
Lesbian and Gay Equality Project
Farlam JA, Cameron JA, Mthiyane JA, van Heerden JA and Ponnan AJA
Monday 23 August 2004
Tuesday 30 November 2004
Constitution — Bill of Rights — Right to equality — Sexual orientation — Right to marry — Development of common law — Definition of marriage developed to include same-sex partners — Order developing common law not to be suspended — Order in para 49
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