Q: My wife is taking me to court for divorce. I got the first letter today from her solictor to say that my wife wants to go court for a divorce. Can I stop that and do it the Islamic way or do I still have to go to court?
A: You must stop that.
And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.
Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)
This answer was collected from MuftiOnline.co.za, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.