PRESS RELEASE: Same Sex Couple And Christian Guesthouse Owners To “Respect Each Other’s Beliefs”

By agreement between the parties, the settlement agreement concluded last week between same sex couple Mr Neil Coulson and Mr Jonathan Sedgwick, and Wolseley guesthouse owners Steph and Marina Neethling, was made an Order of the Bellville Equality Court yesterday (Tuesday, 21 April).

The Magistrate who granted the Order in chambers, commented that the Order bound the parties to “respect each other’s beliefs within the context of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa”.