Does One Assume a Convict Is Innocent If the Crime Was Not Witnessed?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: A member of my family is in prison. People are saying to us that he is innocent because we didn’t witness these crimes with our own eyes. Is that correct?  Answer: Assalamu Alaykum This is an odd standard to uphold innocence since the majority of people never actually witness the crimes […]

How Can I Repent From Crimes Committed During My Youth?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: As salam alaykum, When I was younger, I committed some crimes for which I am indescribably ashamed. I don’t remember how much cash and merchandise I have stolen nor even where I can return it. How do I repent without being able to return or make up for most […]