25 fatwas

  • Impermissible to Resort for to Man-Made Laws for Judgment Date: 8-10-2018

    Does going to non-sharia courts in the presence of sharia courts take one out of the folds of Islam if it is done out of disobedience? .. More

  • Matters Related to Lawsuits Date: 8-9-2018

    As Salamu Alaikum my question in Islam in a Sharia Court if a Plaintiff has two or four Witnesses what if the Defendant swears a oath he did not do it or commit zina or steal or drink or any other crime if he still does deny or denies what does the Judge do can he let him or her go what do Islamic texts Quran and Hadiths and Scholars say thank you for.. More

  • Witness not obliged to testify if he fears harm Date: 9-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have a question that has been bothering me. I witnessed a shooting that resulted in a murder, and I called the police right after the incident. Now the police wants me to testify, and I can not remain anonymous if I do so, so being a witness in this case may put me in a very dangerous situation, as gangs were involved in the shooting,.. More

  • Conditions for making Mubaahalah Date: 1-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. First of all, please do not recommend other questions as I have already searched for them. Brothers, please answer my question particularly, and in the shortest time possible. Can we make Mubaahalah (to sincerelypray and invoke the curse of Allaah upon those who lie)on seven modes of recitation even though some scholars have disregarded.. More

  • Whether verdict of judge changes religious ruling on something Date: 7-4-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I am looking for a reference regarding the issue of Shaykh Ibn Taymiyyah saying that the verdict of a judge does not make the haram halal, meaning that the verdict will not change the sharia ruling. Is it in Majmoo Al-Fatawaa? I also heard that the Hanafis slightly differ and say that if a man comes to a judge and brings four witnesses.. More

  • How to settle disputed debt claim on the estate of a deceased mother Date: 21-1-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. A woman who used to be my mother's friend in the past showed up 18 years after my mother's death saying that she wants her money back. She claims to have helped my mother building her house. She said that she bought some cement and other things for building to help her out at that time. We were suprised to hear this because we never.. More

  • On the lawfulness of judges passing judgments based on personal knowledge Date: 18-4-2015

    Assalaam-alikum, my question is about "Judge as witness in Islam"example; Judge who was seen his own eye attacks and murder, full scenes. if Judge sees all those is he able to fish the case by himself as a witness or testimony? .. More

  • Ownership claims are valid with a witness and an oath or two witnesses Date: 24-3-2015

    Dear sheikh if someone claims an item found with somebody else and brings forward his evidence and proof and the other party denies the claims and he swear an oath on it. In whose favour will the case be decided.since we have witness vs oath at the same time. .. More

  • Torturing a person to extract information Date: 11-5-2014

    Assalaam alaykum. Is it permissible in Islam to use torture in order to try to extract information from a person? .. More

  • Conditions of the validity of witnesses to marriage contract Date: 4-11-2013

    selemoen eleikoum sheykuna, What are the conditions of a witness? I married and my witnesses wear people: - who shave their beards? - one doesn't pray all his prayers in time? - they all had isbaal, pants below ancles? If i read the conditions of witnesses that they must be adl and have no mistakes i fear that nobody his marriage in my direct surrounding.. More

  • Camera footage as a valid witness in a rape case Date: 7-9-2013

    Assalam-u-Alaikum! I have 2 questions. We tried reading in other fatwas, but first Jawab we couldn't find. I work in company in europe and many workers are also Muslim. My friend stay late one day and other worker also stay at the end. They to wrok together, he got drink to her and she says then started to come close and touch her. She say she tried.. More

  • Punishing suspects Date: 23-8-2011

    Is it permissible to punish suspects?.. More

  • The fathers of the bride and bridegroom as witnesses to their marriage Date: 23-1-2011

    Can the father of either the bride or bridegroom be a witness in their marrage .. More

  • Accusing someone of sex abuse without evidence Date: 11-1-2011

    if someone is blaming that ,your near one had sex abuse with their child ,and the person refuse for not doing it,how you will come to know who is right?.. More

  • Can a Ma'athoon be a witness to the marriage contract Date: 9-1-2011

    can the qazi, who is conducting the nikah of a person, and who is well known to this person, also act as one of the two witnesses of this nikah?.. More