Marrying with the intention of getting divorced is not lawful

Question: What is the ruling on marrying with the intention of getting divorced? A man may be travelling and he gets married, but his intention is to divorce her when he wants to go back to his own country. Answer: Praise be to Allaah. Some scholars said that a marriage done with the intention of getting divorced is an invalid marriage, because it is temporary, so it is akin to mut’ah marriage. Others are of the view that it is a valid … [Read more...]