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Plural marriage and fair treatment of co-wives
13702 - A wife giving up her right to maintenance; and is the first wife’s approval needed before one can marry a second wife?
9479 - There is no hadeeth which says that a wife’s permission is required before taking another wife
11785 - Her co-wife threatens her, is hostile towards her and does not greet her with salaam
10035 - He is married to two wives and he does not work; should he divorce one of them?
12031 - Is it permissible to suspend division among co-wives on the day of Eid?
10991 - Ruling on women hating polygyny (plural marriage)
8416 - Difference in spending on two wives, and spending on children of one wife from a previous marriage
10237 - Is it permissible for him to go to his second wife if he forsakes his first wife for a shar’i reason?
2579 - His wife cannot conceive now and he wants more children
1748 - Giving a gift to the wife who gives birth and not to the other wife
4031 - Ruling on teaching the second wife’s children on the first wife’s day
2008 - Permissibility of marrying a second wife
2040 - Polygamy and respecting the wife’s feelings
61 - Validity of marrying a second wife for mere love and without consent of first wife
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