ANSWER: She must wear the niqab in front of non mahram family members as well. It’s not permissible for her to chit-chat, hang around or socialise with them at all. Therefore, she simply ignores them and not reply to them if they insist on mixing with her and socializing. 

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ANSWER: She was born out of wedlock and hence she is not your sister. However, you can’t marry her just to be safe but she is not your mahram. 

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ANSWER: You claim that her deen and Iman is weak but what seems to me that you have a really serious problem due to your ignorance! You want to change the religion of Allah and impose hijab on her from her own son in law? What is next? Maybe tomorrow you are going to order […]

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ANSWER: Yes, because they are not your father’s real brothers and they don’t share any of his own parents with him, hence they are not your mahrams.

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ANSWER: These people are not following Islam. Ali Ibn Abi Taalib May Allah be pleased with him married his cousin’s daughter; Fatima the daughter of the prophet salla allahu alaihi wa sallam. Surely your people are ignorant and are not related to proper Islam, otherwise they wouldn’t have rejected something our beloved Prophet salla Allahu […]

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ANSWER: No, he’s not a mahram and she must be fully covered in front of him and it’s not permissible to chit-chat or socialize or hang out when he’s around. This ruling is same for both sister’s husband and husband’s brother.  https://islamqa.info/en/answers/5538/who-are-the-mahrams-in-front-of-whom-a-woman-can-uncover

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ANSWER: The father in law is the permanent mahram.  Even if his son divorces the woman or if the son dies then also the father in law is a permanent mahram for life for this woman.

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