shariah law

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the code of law derived from the Koran and from the teachings and example of Mohammed

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The Chairman Co-education was contradictory to Shariah laws and causing a number of issues in the society so it should be immediately abolished in all grades after primary education.
Both the letters on pre-K and Shariah law were printed on letterhead that left no doubt where the message was coming from: "Lieutenant Governor's Grassroots Advisory Board.
Under Shariah law, which is derived from the Quran and the words and deeds of the Prophet Muhammad, which in turn form the basis of the constitution of Saudi Arabia, certain crimes are punishable by the death penalty.
Shariah law recognises force majeure as an implied term and provides that where performance of a contract has become impossible, then the contract may be terminated without the breaching party being liable for damages.
Choudary has vocally expressed his hopes that Shariah Law will "take hold" in the UK.
Boko Haram is seeking to impose Shariah law in Africa's top oil producer.
The majority of non-Muslims in the UAE are unaware their assets will be distributed according to Shariah law after their death, which has led to many disputes among their heirs over the last few years, a new report revealed.
OKLAHOMA CITY * A federal judge struck down Oklahoma's constitutional amendment that would have prohibited judges in the state from considering Shariah law.
In reality, however, critics say it is an attempt to validate claims that Americans are in danger of falling under the domination of Islamic shariah law.
Citing Shariah law, it said the youngest and the most violent out of six accused should be tried as an adult.
13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood President has just declared martial law and is trying to install a new constitution based on Shariah law.
With his intellectual roots having been secured in Shariah Law, Ibn Taimiyah answered many queries emanating from those complex situations with rare understanding and sympathy.
The UFXMarkets Islamic Account, for example, is customized to suit the needs of traders that are required to adhere to Shariah Law, by remaining within the requirements of Shariah Law regarding banking activity.
Global Rights' training programme offer practical legal education to fourth year students in faculties of Law and Political Science and Shariah Law.
Nafie said while addressing a gathering of Sufi leaders in Khartoum on Monday that the true goal of anti-government activists is to "eradicate" Shariah law.