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The first question of Fatwa no. 18509
Q 1: What is the Shari`ah ruling concerning a religious woman who follows the teachings of Islam but her husband is a sinner and drinks alcohol? Can she be divorced from him?
A: If he drinks continuously, she is permitted to ask for divorce, in order for her and her children not to be harmed.
(Part No. 19; Page No. 399)
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