Day 1 – #TripleTalaq hearing: SC will only consider validity of Triple Talaq and not polygamy
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Day 1 – #TripleTalaq hearing: SC will only consider validity of Triple Talaq and not polygamy

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Updates on Triple Talaq Hearing from Supreme Court – Day 1

A vacation Bench of the Supreme Court will begin hearing the challenge to the Islamic practices of Talaq-e-Biddat, Nikah Halala and polygamy starting today.

A five-judge Constitution Bench headed by Chief Justice of India JS Khehar, along with Justices Kurian Joseph, Rohinton Fali Nariman, Uday Umesh Lalit and Abdul Nazeer will hear the case.

Here is a summary of the action from the Supreme Court as it happens (Best to read from bottom up):

The case involves a batch of petition filed by various parties challenging the constitutionality of triple talaq and polygamy. The matter also involves a suo-moto case initiated by the Supreme Court in this regard.

To read the details of the petition filed by Shayara Bano – Click Here.

Below is the order Supreme Court on May 11, 2017

Day-1-Triple-Talaq.pdf
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