Category Archives: Iran

Islamic Marriage Over the Phone

Can you get married over the phone? By Kathryn Westcott BBC News A marriage is a time for celebration and joy, and cricketer Shoaib Malik will no doubt be eager to put the embarrassing episode of his first marriage far … Continue reading

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The Mahr Provision in Islamic Marriage Contracts

In recent years, many Islamic divorce cases were litigated in the United States family courts. The issue of mahr in the Islamic marriage contracts became subject of debate among lawyers and scholars. This article sheds lights on the Islamic mahr … Continue reading

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Islamic Divorce in U.S. Courts

Islamic Divorce Obtained in a Foreign Country U.S. Courts do not apply Islamic Shari’a law because it violates the Establishment Clause set in the United States Constitution; American Courts do apply foreign law in certain cases involving international principle known … Continue reading

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