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Hair Covering for Divorcee

Is a divorced woman required to cover her hair in shool?


Generally a woman who was once married should continue to cover her hair even after being widowed or divorced [see Shu”t Shvut Yaakov 1:103]. However, when there is a great need to go uncovered, for the purpose of getting remarried, getting a job etc. there is room for leniency for a widowed or divorced woman to go with her hair uncovered, see Igros Moshe [Even Haezer 1:57,4:32]

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