Fiqh Arguments for the Palestinian khulʿ Divorce (before Consummation)

The present article analyses a Decree issued by the Chief Islamic Justice in Ramallah, in September 2012, legalising khulʿ divorce for women without the consent of the fiancé/husband, but only before the consummation of the marriage.1 The 2008 draft family law intended the same right for women also...

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Volume: 12
Main Author: Polfus, Turid Smith
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: The Netherlands Brill 01.09.2014
published in: Hawwa (Leiden) Vol. 12; no. 1; pp. 49 - 78
Data of publication: 20140900
ISSN: 1569-2078
1569-2086
EISSN: 1569-2086
Discipline: Women's Studies
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: CrossRef
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