Following are the requirements for witnesses in a divorce trial at the Religious Court:
• Healthy mind, mentality and memory
• Legal competence (Adult and not under interdiction).
• Knowing Concerned Household Problems (seeing, hearing and knowing firsthand).
For example, the reason for your divorce is because of frequent quarrels, so examples of witnesses who can be brought in are your neighbors who have heard you fight.
In divorce cases, especially in divorce for shiqaq reasons (because of continuous quarrels or disputes), you can bring witnesses from your own family. As for divorce cases apart from being shiqaq such as violations of and so on, legal experts still have different opinions about whether or not to bring witnesses from the family side.
If your divorce case is not due to reasons, then you should just bring witnesses outside your family, you, who know about your family problems, for example, your friends, your neighbors, and so on.
Usually, judges like to ask them to bring in 2 witnesses, this must be fulfilled. Don’t be told by the judge to bring two witnesses, bro, you only bring one witness. That’s important, because the testimony of one person cannot be considered a witness. This means that if there is no other evidence that meets the requirements, then more than one witness must be presented.
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