368 fatwas

  • Serving jury duty in US Date: 18-6-2002

    I live in the united stated. I will be called to serve jury duty. If the judge instructs to ignore some evidence and follow others regarding a particular case, for example, the police entered the criminal's house without a permit from the judge but they found the object used to commit the crime. Therefore, the evidence is rejected. What will be my approach.. More

  • Those who will go to Hell Date: 15-5-2002

    If you are not a Muslim will you go to Hell?.. More

  • Muslims claiming damages from Muslims in non-Islamic courts Date: 8-4-2002

    Under what circumstance is a Muslim sister or sisters allowed to take legal action in a non-Islamic court, against an Islamic association with the claim of sexual discrimination? For example, does Islam under any circumstance allow claim to financial reward for stress caused by a Muslim brother toward a Muslim sister. (i.e. discrimination - sister not.. More

  • Shirk in Obedience Date: 29-10-2001

    If you obey someone who urges you to do an act of disobedience to Allah will he commit Shirk, the Shirk in obedience'? Is Shirk in obedience a major Shirk or a minor Shirk. If I didn't pray Fajr and Isha by obeying my mother have I become a Kafir? Because isn't Shirk in obedience a major Shirk and isn't a major Shirk an act of Kufr, so an act of Kufr.. More

  • Muslims judging by secular law Date: 8-4-2001

    What is the Islamic ruling regarding a Muslim working as a lawyer and a judge guided by secular (man-made) law even in a Muslim country?.. More

  • Income from Haram Sources Date: 21-12-2000

    I would like to ask about Muslims who make their income from a Haram source (for example, selling alcohol in their business). A Hadeeth says what is in the meaning that when such a person asks Allah for His help, Allah does not respond to him because his source of income is Haram. My questions are: (1) These Muslims acknowledge that they are doing.. More

  • New Muslim Woman Seeking Guardian (Wali) Date: 14-12-2000

    I am a new convert (alhamdulillah) and I need advice on how to go about getting a Wali. .. More

  • Disrespecting the Qur'an Date: 30-10-2000

    Please enlighten me about whether it says in Qur'an that if a person disrespects the Qur'an he should be killed, if the person is a Muslim. Does it matter if he is Muslim or non-Muslim? Some says that it means the Muslim person who disrespects the Word of Allah (swt) because he knows the real truth and denias it... More