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Husband’s Second Marriage

Q:

I am married to my husband . However,sadly two years ago he decided to marry an other wife. He still loves me dearly and we are islamically still married also. My question is that my husband married his second wife on condition that he divorced me first. On that condition she entered into marriage with him (which naturally has left me devastated & heartbroken). What is the validity of this second marriage? He is intending to tell the second wife “these days ” about our relationship with each other. Please help ?

A:

If it was a set condition which was part of her agreement to marriage then the second marriage is not valid. 

He needs to inform her immediately that he was dishonest and then seek advice from the Marja’s office as to the next step.

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