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  • Lying to get overseas tuition concessions Date: 3-5-2014

    We have to disclose our income and bank statements to the education department to get concession in the overseas fee that we have to pay for our daughter which is $ 279/per week. We have drawn some amount from my husband's account which we actually sent to my mother so that she can invest it in her name for us. We do have savings but we don't want to.. More

  • It is impermissible to forge a certificate for any reason Date: 25-4-2014

    Asalamolaikum, Im in very difficult days of my life,my husband was criminal and cheater and he also get second marriage.I take khula 2 years back but still my ex husband and her wife touchering me.I have very minimun education and i want to migrate to other country with my daughter for that i have offer that i can have orignal graduation degree by paying.. More

  • Her husband deceived store by buying a new faucet and returning an old one Date: 25-4-2014

    Salam ,my husband buyed a faucet for the kitchen and returned the old one in the box and returned it with the receipt and homedepot gave him his money back .i told him it's haram and return it or buy another faucet and return the box without any one knowing and without getting money back he did not listen so I said I'm going to get a job and pay the.. More

  • Forgery and lying to receive government housing grant Date: 18-4-2014

    Asalamu-Alaikum, My question is about receiving Government money by lying. I live in Australia, In Australia the Government provides first home owners with a 10,000 dollars grant upon purchasing their first home. The condition of receiving this first home owners grant is that you must live in the property for 6 months upon buying it. Many Muslims here.. More

  • Forging documents to transfer debt Date: 8-4-2014

    Asalamalikum, I have applied to the court . It is a money claim for an amount over 5000.The person who caused me a lot of hassle had disregared her debt and hasbeen very bad to me when i helped her out, she refused to respond and hasnot paid her debt, Im in emotional distress everyday because of this , thisperson is in another country, she got deported.. More

  • They lied to obtain residency and want to repent Date: 31-3-2014

    ASLAM ALKM. WHAT ADVICE DO YOU GIVE HUSBAND AND WIFE WHO GAINED STATUS OF ANOTHER COUNTRY THROUGH LYING, NEVER DECLARED THEM SELVES AS MARRIED AND IF THEY DECLARE THEY MAY LOOSE THE STATUS OF THAT COUNTRY AND AT HOME THEY HAVE NO WHERE TO START, NO HOUSE ,NO BUSINESS. HOW CAN THEY ASK FORGIVENESS TO ALLAH, REPLY PLEASE. JAZAKALLAHU KHAIRA .. More

  • Lying to the government to receive funds Date: 23-3-2014

    Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah. I had read one of your verdicts on lying to a the government for needed funds, what I wonder is what if these government programs are unjust in their laws. I live in an area where many can not afford to live without government assistance. My husband has been struggling to make ends meet while on a program which assists.. More

  • She brought upon herself false accusations of adultery Date: 19-2-2014

    Assalam aleikoum I did something stupid. Ik had 6 mobile phones, very cheap bought online. So I was texting from several phones tot the mobile I was using at the time. The messages which I sent to my self from the other phones and which I sent from the other phones implied that I was committing adultery. Quitte stupid, I did not mean any harm and I.. More

  • Using trickery to avoid evil Date: 17-2-2014

    Asallamualaikum, My 10 year old child's school were going on a school trip to cinema and because I didn't want her to attend and her going may have also made her miss her dohar prayer I booked a dentist appointment even though she didn't need it so she could get out of the trip as the schools ask for evidence. In this country dental is free for children.. More

  • Applying for a job with a forged certificate Date: 21-1-2014

    Salaam aleykum I am referring to one of your answers to the question: ”I would like to know we can use forged certificates for any job?” that someone have asked. Your answer included this citation: ”Know that if having genuine certificate is a condition to be accepted for work then it is not permissible to provide a forged certificate. If the.. More

  • Lying is impermissible without dire need Date: 19-1-2014

    Is it ok to put wrong information in paypal, for exmaple, i put my previous usa address in the address bar bcuz it only asked for the usa address without anything of it being the present or the past. I also entered indian nationality in the nationality tab while I'm pakistani but I thought since before 1947 we were apart of the greater india so the.. More

  • Circumvention in order to travel to one's husband Date: 13-1-2014

    A young married man proposed to marry me, but the problem is that the country where I live bans polygyny, and I do not know what to do in this regard, given that he does not live in my country and that I need a marriage contract in order to get a visa and travel to him... More

  • A grant taken by deception must be returned to donor Date: 13-8-2013

    Assalamu Aleykum, I read in Fatwa Number 198785, that when somebody obtained ill-gotten money, while he was ignorant about it, then he only has to repent and does not have to give back the money that he has at hand. but what about the issue of still receiving ill-gotten money in future for a short period? In my case I received a student grant which.. More

  • It is not cheating if wife conceals her past sins from husband Date: 29-1-2013

    As'salam'mu'a'lay'kum Recently (according to the the opinions of many [I have changed my view on the topic and accepted these opinions, but I have questions]) I have discovered it is wrong for a suitor to question a woman's past (sins) if she has repented, and that she and others should not disclose, whether they are asked about it or not. To me this.. More

  • Lying to evade oppressive taxes Date: 23-1-2013

    Asalamu alaykum, I would like to know if the situation when prophet yosuf wanted to keep his brother and put the cup in his younger brother’s belonging to claim his cup was stolen, was that considered to b a lawful lie / trick to get his rights? Can one lie about something to keep or claim his/her rights? or avoid being oppressed? As a result,.. More