DIVORCE -- TEXT MESSAGE STYLE!

  • 07/28/2003
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Divorce -- Text Message Style!

Just when you think technology can't be used for something even stranger, our friends in Malaysia have found a way to raise the bar -- divorce using text messages on wireless phones. Islamic law permits men to divorce their wives...
Just when you think technology can't be used for something even stranger, our friends in Malaysia have found a way to raise the bar -- divorce using text messages on wireless phones.

Islamic law permits men to divorce their wives by clearly stating "I divorce you" three times. Malaysian lawmakers (stemming from a court decision) have therefore stated that as long as the message is clear and concise, text messages on mobile phones is an acceptable way of serving one's wife with divorce.

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