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Ayatollah Sistani's fatwa declares immigration to non-Muslim countries prohibited if that causes one to stop fulfilling one's religious obligations:
Ayatollah Jannaati of Iran affirms the permissibility of a women serving as prayer leader for other women:
Ayatollah Bayat-Zanjani challenges the theory of guardianship of faqih:
Ayatollah Rohani enforces hijab for a woman who has shaved her hair
Ayatollah Rohani on the permissibility of whipping someone in order to encourage him or her to observe rulings, specifically as regards to enforcing women wearing the hijab:
Ayatollah Moussavi-Ardabili upholds a woman's entitlement to alimony and dowry upon divorce, even if she has committed adultery:
Ayatollah Moussavi-Ardabili on asset distribution upon divorce
Abdolkarim Mousavi-Ardabili rules on the conditions of a woman's right to divorce in the event of a second marriage:
On the permissibility of marriage between a Shiite man and a Sunni woman:
Differing opinions on a husband killing his adulterous wife
One cleric of three permits the husband to kill the wife if he witnesses the act first hand.
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