All posts filed under: Judiciary

Legislation in Islam is for Allah Alone, no One has the Right to Make things Lawful or Unlawful Besides Allah

Baj News quoted a source described as reliable that the Minister of Justice made proposals to the Transitional Cabinet calling for the repeal of Article 126 (apostasy) from the country’s criminal law, and the introduction of a new article criminalizing considering persons and sects as disbelievers (Takfeer) to conform to the Bill of Rights stipulated […]

The Islamic System is Just to Both the Accused and the Victim

The Friday, 06 Dec 2019 morning encounter of all four accused in the brutal rape-and-murder case of a 25-year-old woman veterinarian last month in Hyderabad, India, triggered a nationwide debate on India’s justice delivery system. Even as many came out in support of the ‘encounter’ and hailed the police, dissenting voices raised concern over the […]

Accepting the Jurisdiction of International Courts of Justice Compromises Sovereignty

The Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, on Thursday, 18th July 2019,  appreciated the International Court of Justice’s (ICJ) decision “not to acquit, release and return” Kulbhushan Jadhav, a serving commander of the Indian Navy associated with Indian spy agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW), a day after the court announced its verdict in the […]

Insults Against the Prophet ﷺ: What Should Our Response be?

Ever since the fall of the Khilafah (Caliphate), the world is filled with hostility against Islam and the Muslims. From the mass murder of Muslims, killing, torturing and labels of terrorism to the insults against Islam, Al-Quran and the Prophet ﷺ, these have become something ‘natural’ in many countries of the world. The insults against […]

Oh Dar Al-Ifta’! Allah has Willed that You Uncover your Own Shame After You have Stained your Hands and Ugly Faces with the Blood of the People of Egypt

On the Dar al-Ifta website, and by the production of its animation unit, it has confirmed that “what the institutions of the state, its army and its police are committing of resistance and war against ‘astray terrorist’ groups is one of the highest types of Jihad for the sake of Allah; because it protects the […]

An Unjust Death Penalty and Reckless Murder will not Stabilize your Regime nor Prevent People from Revolting against your Injustice

Al-Araby Al-Jadeed website reported the announcement on Wednesday, 20 February 2019, by the Prisons Sector in the Egyptian Ministry of Interior, the carrying out of the executions sentenced by the Court of Cassation, and upheld by the Grand Mufti, on nine people accused of the assassination of the public prosecutor, Advisor Hisham Barakat, and handing […]

Access to Justice in Britain is for the Privileged Few

The Guardian Newspaper reported that in Britain “The number of people receiving legal aid has fallen more than 80% in eight years. Critics say the result is unnecessary conflict and stress, and unsatisfactory justice. The Guardian investigation revealed that the cuts to legal aid have swamped the family courts with unrepresented litigants, discouraging many from […]

Private Sin, Public Sin…

“No more knocks on doors in the middle of the night and no more breaking down of doors by the religious authorities investigating reports of khalwat or other alleged wrongdoings”. This is a quote taken from The Star Newspaper in explaining the position of Dr. Mujahid Yusuf Rawa, the Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department […]

It is the System of Islam that Protects our Children and Not the Death Sentence!

After the disappearance of the eight-year-old girl, Ayloul Yagly Qara, and was found dead eight days later, the body of the three-and-a-half-year-old girl, Layla Aidamir, who was lost on the first day of Eid al-Fitr was found 18 days later. Following these incidents, the subject of the death penalty as a deterrent was returned to […]

Extrajudicial Killings are a result of Democracy which protects the Interests of Colonialists

The Supreme Court on Friday, 16th February 2018, issued contempt notice to former Malir, Karachi SSP Rao Anwar as he failed to appear before the apex court despite being granted protective bail in Naqeebullah Mehsud killing case. During the last hearing of a suo motu notice of police shooting that killed the man from Waziristan in Karachi last month, […]

Islamic Punishments will prevent the “Brutalisation of Society”

While others demanded public hanging of the savage who killed Zainab brutally in Kasur, Pakistan, some Senators strongly opposed the execution of the culprit publicly, saying that such a practice, if adopted, would not stop these crimes. They suggested that there should be no changes to the law. They said that the government should provide protection […]

Whether Civilian or Military, Courts in Democracy are Unjust

For Justice, Abolish the Man-Made System and Establish the Khilafah (Caliphate) on the Method of Prophethood On 9th January 2017, a high-level meeting regarding military courts took place, chaired by Prime Minister of Pakistan, in which the civilian and military leadership participated. It was decided in this meeting that the federal government will start a […]

Mumtaz Qadri Hanging: Only the Khilafah’s Islamic Judiciary Will Give Blasphemy its Due Weight

Pakistan has erupted in protest at the regime’s 29 February hanging of Mumtaz Qadri, an Elite Force commando convicted of killing former Punjab governor Salman Taseer. In a 40-page statement submitted to the court before his execution, Qadri had stated that Taseer’s statements in support of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman charged with blasphemy, and […]