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Marriage

A legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife.
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The police claimed the motive behind the murder was that Safdar had contracted the second marriage against the wishes of his father, who did not want their property to be divided among Batool's daughters.
As per the law, a person intending to contract second marriage is required to seek mandatory approval of the Arbitration Council for the purpose.
The IHC's Chief Justice Athar Minallah issued a 12-page written sentence today, according to which it is mandatory to take arbitration council's permission prior to second marriage.
An IHC's bench gave this ruling while hearing a petition filed by a woman challenging a lower court decision for acquitting her husband from a charge of doing second marriage without her approval.
Islamabad High Court (IHC) has made it mandatory to obtain permission from reconciliation council for second marriage. Following the hearing of a case against second marriage of a man, IHC said in its decision despite permission from first wife for second marriage, it will be mandatory to obtain permission from reconciliation council.
Furthermore, the individual 'will also be penalized for second marriage if the Arbitration Council does not permit it in spite of the approval by the first wife'.
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday made the consent of the Arbitration Council mandatory for second marriage.
His second marriage was with Elvis Presley's daughter Lisa Marie from 2002 to 2004.
After his second marriage, Qasim started misbehaving and beating his first wife on a regular basis.
Summary: This is Rajinikanth's daughter's second marriage
But he did not want to identify himself as their son's biological father as he did not want his first wife to find out about his second marriage. He has three daughters from his first marriage.
According to the local media reports, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader and former railways minister Khawaja Saad Rafique was among the first politicians to land in a soup on social media after he reportedly acknowledged his second marriage in his nomination papers.