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Right To Divorce

Q:

Can a woman ask for talak without the consent of her husband? what if her husband refuses?

A:

Salamun Alaykum

A woman can seek divorce in certain circumstances. These are outlined by the Marja in his articles of law.

The relevant sections from the Fatwas of Ayatullah Sistani are available at these links:

https://www.sistani.org/english/book/48/2361/

https://www.sistani.org/english/book/48/2364/

 

Kind regards

Abbas Jaffer