India’s Muslim women seek marriage, divorce rights

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Muslim women in India want changes in family law to ban a ritual for men to easily divorce them, polygamy and child marriage. Photo for Religion News Service by Cathy Lynn Grossman

Muslim women in India want changes in family law to ban a ritual for men to easily divorce them, polygamy and child marriage. Photo for Religion News Service by Cathy Lynn Grossman

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Activists say current law in India's Muslim family courts discriminate against women. A study finds Muslim women overwhelmingly oppose polygamy, unilateral divorce and child marriage.