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Answered on 31 Mar 2020

In Islam, monogamy is the general rule while polygamy is only an exception. The Prophet did not favour polygamy except in exceptional circumstances. According to the Muslim Marriage Law, a man can have up to 4 wives, but a woman can only have one husband at a time. Muslims can legally have more than 1 wife provided that each such marriage is done according to Sharia, which is also known as Muslim Personal Law. Read More

Posted on 03 Mar 2020 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 31 Mar 2020

You can get married for a second time without divorce from your first wife under the Muslim laws.Read More

Posted on 16 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 31 Mar 2020

The male and female heirs have the same rights of inheritance under the Muslim laws. However, the usual practice is to give a female share half the share given to a male heir. The rationale behind this is that the female receives mehr and maintenance from her husband at the time of her marriage, whereas the male only has the property of ancestors for inheritance. If your sister has already got her share, you can send her a legal notice warning her of a court case.Read More

Posted on 16 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 31 Mar 2020

A father's self-acquired property can be disposed of by him in any manner possible, to anyone possible. You cannot challenge it.Read More

Posted on 16 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 31 Mar 2020

If your grandfather died before 2005, your aunt cannot claim a share in the property as daughters only became coparceners after the 2005 amendment to the law.Read More

Posted on 16 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 31 Mar 2020

If you signed such deed, you cannot do anything, but the father cannot sign it on your behalf.Read More

Posted on 11 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 31 Mar 2020

An application with the family court needs to be filed to obtain a guardianship certificate. guardians appointed by the court are the guardians appointed by the virtue of the court's empowerment. Under the Guardians and Wards Act,1980, the jurisdiction is conferred on the district court. The district court on its own discretion appoints any person whenever it thinks it to be better for the welfare of the child.Read More

Posted on 10 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Answered on 31 Mar 2020

You can file a police complaint against your siblings and seek custody of your mother stating the abuse or torture done by your siblings on your mother.Read More

Posted on 10 Feb 2020 | 1 Answer

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Arshi Noor
Answered on 28 Mar 2020

Yes no one can force any person for marriage nor even his or her parents it is totally illegalRead More

Posted on 23 Mar 2020 | 1 Answer

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Aditya Dua
Answered on 28 Mar 2020

In this case, you can send a legal notice to the other person and thereafter you can proceed to file the case if he does not comply with that of the notice sent from your end.Read More

Posted on 24 Mar 2020 | 1 Answer