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Under what circumstances is a rape proved?

Refer to this QA from as well as this one about evidence for rape in Shariah. In short, rape may be punished under the following: The evidence for Zina is 4 witnessesses, a confession ...
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Can a sister's father and the imam be the two witnesses when she remarries?

In the name of Allah According to my researches, the attendance of the witnesses is not counted as a Wajib practice for the marriage. (At least it could be based on the view of Shia Maraja') ...
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Are there any cases where only male witnesses are allowed?

While discussing verse 4:15 Those who commit unlawful sexual intercourse of your women - bring against them four [witnesses] from among you. And if they testify, confine the guilty women to houses ...
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What should a wife do if the husband has given more then 3 talaq's and denying it according shari'a?

My assumptions Well I'm answering your Question here based on the following assumption: Your husband has given you talaq at least 3 times and he wasn't in anger in any of them he is denying it. And ...
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Can divorce paper prepared by a lawyer with signatures of three witnesses and husband get a Shia couple divorced?

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم First of all I should mention that the boy’s wali (his father) doesn’t seem to be related to that matter as Mrs. Bleeding Fingers said. (as you inquired): Has divorce taken ...
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Who can act as a witness for Talaq (divorce) in Islam?

The consensus of the Jumhoor is: Having witnesses is NOT required for divorce, although it's preferred (Mustahab) according to the second verse of Surat At-Talaq And when they have [nearly] fulfilled ...
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