Is It Disbelief to Go to Secular Courts Instead of Islamic Courts?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Does going to non-sharia courts in the presence of sharia courts take one out of the folds of Islam? Answer: Assalam ‘alaykum, I hope you’re well insha’Allah. Going to non-Islamic courts does not entail disbelief, even if Islamic courts are accessible. In fact, sometimes it is necessary […]

Is It Permissible to Serve on a Jury?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: Is serving on jury duty impermissible because it involves judging another human being that may be innocent? Answer: assalamu `alaykum The basis is that serving on a jury is permitted. If a defendant is innocent in your view, you can, of course, choose to argue such when deliberating on […]