This answer was collected from HanbaliDisciples.com. The questions have been answered by Imam John Starling.

Doing Halaalah to legitimize a marriage

Answered by TheMufti.com

Q. My first ex husband has suggested making nikah with me for halala so that I will be able to make nikah with my second husband again after he ( the second husband), regrettably gave me 3 talaaqs in one go. Is this permissible? A. If your ex-husband is marring you to legitimize your remarriage… read more »

Can step children marry each other?

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Q. A woman is divorced with a daughter. She has remarried a divorced man who has a son. Can the (previously) divorced man’s son marry the (previously) divorced woman’s daughter? A. Step children are non-Mahrams to one another. Hence, it is permissible for the stepfather’s son to marry the stepmother’s daughter. (Hindiyyah 6/472) Allah Ta’ala… read more »

Can Muslims marry Hindus?

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Q. My sister is a Muslim and she has fallen in love with a Hindu man. Can my sister marry a Hindu man? A. At the outset, it should be understood that premarital relationships are totally prohibited in Islam. Abundant Taubah and Istighfaar should be made if one was involved in such a sin as… read more »

Can I marry my fathers cousin?

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Q. Can I marry my grandmothers (fathers side) sisters daughter, my fathers cousin? A. Your fathers cousin (grandmothers sisters daughter) is considered to be a stranger (non- Mahram) to you. It is permissible for you to marry her. (Fataawa Mahmoodiyyah 11/268) Allah Ta’ala Knows Best Mufti Ismaeel Bassa Original Source Link

The status of Polyandry in Islam

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Q. A woman is in Nikah with one man whilst she is also in ‘Nikah’ with another man. She is also causing many problems for the other man’s first wife. Can you please advise which man is Halaal to the woman? A. Polyandry (a woman having more than one husband) is not permissible in Islam…. read more »