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Does 65:4 discuss an underage wife or simply a wife who is too old to menstruate?

For context, I shall quote a related Qur'anic ruling: [Al-Baqarah 228] Divorced women remain in waiting for three [menstrual] periods… This defines the period of waiting — the period ...
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Are women who are divorced after the consummation entitled to maintenance?

Yes she is even not recommended to leave (one could even say it is her duty to stay) her husbands house (assuming he is the owner of course) until the end of the 'idah! And IMO any view which differs ...
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Is the divorce via SMS valid, if at the time of divorce the wife was having her menses and she only got one of the three divorce messages?

I was given advice by my friend to divorce my wife and he was not clear to me or explained me the procedure and I was angry and in doubt about doing it but he and my brother pushed me. First of ...
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Should I divorce my wife after discovering her past relations with other man?

And those who accuse chaste women and then do not produce four witnesses - lash them with eighty lashes and do not accept from them testimony ever after. And those are the defiantly disobedient. (4) ...
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Is Iddah required if the couple has been seperate for a time before divorce?

The 'iddah for a woman who has been given talaq is clearly defined in 2:228: Divorced women remain in waiting for three periods, and it is not lawful for them to conceal what Allah has created in ...
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When is it possible to take back your wife after divorce?

Based on the few of info you've provided in your Question we have three cases two of them for the talaq with an accepted turn back: In case of a rij'i talaq (talaq were a turning back is possible) ...
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Can someone divorce one brother to marry another?

About Divorce: Please look at the bottom of this page. Issue 2548: If a woman lays a condition at the time of Nikah that if her husband goes on a journey or, for example, does not give her ...
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Is the nikkah still valid if the wife hasn't come to the husband's house and spent an entire night with another man?

Seemingly, according to religious law (canonically), the religion doesn't suggest to refer for the divorce directly. In fact, Islam doesn't like divorce and tries to prevent it as far as feasible. (Of ...
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Can a woman marry another man after one divorce

One divorce is still a divorce. Assuming she has gone through her iddah period, then yes, she is free to marry another. The only difference between one divorce and three divorces is that three ...
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Any other procedure for Divorce for women other than Khula?

AFAIK in islam divorce (talaq) can normally only come from the husband. Khula is a way for a wife to "buy herself free" if her husband doesn't want to divorce her, but she asked him for. This would ...
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Married by Islam but husband divorced me by saying it in English

In the name of Allah, the most compassionate, the most merciful In regarding to your question that asked married by islam but hsband divorced me by saying it in english The Siqah (specific phrase ...
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How can a child marriage be anything but forced?

Bismillah, Getting back to the marriage contract, which is the main point of this question: if the girl is too young to protest, since she could not have possibly given her consent and remained "...
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I want to get married with the intention of only having sex?

The majority of scholars see it is permissible to marry with intention of divorce but without being a condition in the contract, if it's mentioned in the marriage contract then the contract is invalid ...
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How does one go about getting an Islamic divorce in the USA?

Islam prescribes that you obey the laws of the land as long as they aren't forcing you to divert from Islam. If you want to marry a girl of the people of the book, you should marry her according to ...
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Could divorce by feigning apostasy be used to escape a violent husband?

Feigning apostasy is neither allowed (as there is no feigning allowed), nor necessarily viable. A Muslim is not allowed to pretend not to be a Muslim, either through actions or words, except if ...
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Do I need to get a divorce from a secret marriage to remarry?

It would be prudent to get divorce before moving forward. This will terminate the nikah if it was valid and will not do any harm if it was invalid. The Hanafis recognize as valid a marriage when you ...
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How do I ask my husband for khula, when the problem is with me?

Khul' and the necessary conditions to make it legal The basis for khul' are verse (2:229): ... . But if you fear that they will not keep [within] the limits of Allah , then there is no blame upon ...
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Is it permissible to have intercourse with prepubescents according to 65:4?

Marriage (the contract) is permissible with a minor, according to the majority view. Although many of the scholars have noted such a marriage to be discouraged under normal circumstances. Being a ...
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Can someone divorce one brother to marry another?

In regard to getting married after divorce, there are some different items. For instance: it is not allowed for the woman to get married to the father of her husband or the relatives-in-law or foster ...
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Am I divorced Islamically?

I'm very sad to hear what you've been through. May Allah (SWT) reward you for all that you've done to keep the marriage going, and replace the hardship with ease. Should I return the mahr to him ...
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Am I divorced Islamically?

Excuse me to say: what a disgusting men you have married! Well i will try to answer your question beginning from where i'm sure about. Your Mahr is yours in case of divorce/talaq (but in case of khula,...
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If a husband says 'talaq' to his wife jokingly, does 'talaq' happen?

I really liked some other person's view regarding divorce in joke he is also very knowledgeable person regarding Islamic thing. As scholar quote Hadith: “There are three matters in which seriousness ...
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Can a woman marry before divorce?

No, this relation is haram because the woman doesn't cease to be the man's wife if they were staying separately for n number of years (which in itself is a sin because it's forgoing each other's ...
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Can I marry a Muslim man after civil marriage with another Muslim man got split-up (not divorced)?

No you cannot. You are still married to your (estranged) husband and as such your marriage to this man is unlawful under Islam. You should first seek a divorce.
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Why doesn't divorce require witnesses (Sunni View)?

All perfect praise be to Allah This ayah is referring to taking two persons(one from each side) to solve the matter in good manner, as said in first part of the verse, if things get resolved in good ...
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Khula: Is there an iddah period if no sex took place?

The following verse states that there is no iddah period if no sexual relations took place. O You who have believed, when you marry believing women and then divorce them before you have touched ...
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After separation and various attempts at a non-Islamic divorce, are we divorced in Sunni Islam?

From your question context i could only read out that you are both separated and it seems your husband doesn't want to make it official either with intent or because of his idleness. But separation ...
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How to divorce my husband

If you don't like your husband, Islam does not force you to live with him. Try talking to your husband and see if he divorces you amicably. If he does not, then if you are in an Islamic country, you ...
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