Category : Judiciary

  • Validity of Nikāh with a Christian witness

    Assalamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Mufti Sahab, If a marriage is performed in front of one Muslim witness and one Christian witness, will the marriage be valid? The condition of having two sane baligh male Muslim witnesses wouldn’t be satisfied, but I’d like to ha...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 417
  • Ownership of the house bought through the muncipality

    Salam Mufti, Can you assist with the following: A father intended to buy a house through the municipality and applied for it at the municipality and his application was accepted. Since he did not have enough money, his eldest son paid the installments of the house and consequently h...

    27 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 307
  • Recording the words of another in order to use them against him in court

    Assalamu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu Mufti Sahab, A sister asks: “I would like to know if it’s permissible or haram to record someone’s speech and opinions in order to use them against him as a proof in a law court (Italian civil one, not Islamic court)?”<...

    26 Feb 2018 Ref-No#: 258