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Legal system - does sharia command courts of appeal?

In the context of this question, it occurred to me that I don't know whether sharia commands to implement a system of courts of appeals. For context: in common and civil law, states implement a ...
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Marriage with woman with child for earlier marriage

Aslaam-o-aleikum! I am planning to InshaAllah marry a woman, we both are sunni muslims. But she has a 8 year old boy from her earlier marriage. We live in a joint family, my brother has a baby girl ...
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Is 8ball pool of miniclip haram?

Assalamualaikum my dear sisters and brothers. i have a question regarding 8 ball pool from miniclip. its like a virtual game of pool but players stack up virtual gamemoney and whosoever wins takes it. ...
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Can we license translation software for the Quran and Hadits?

There is software license 9 imam Hadits by www.lidwa.com obtained copies of copyrighted works, the owner claims that no one can copy their database. But isn't the Quran (and Hadits) itself licensed ...
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Can I marry my mother's elder sister's daughter's daughter?

Assalamoalaikum, Can I marry my mother's elder sister's daughter's daughter. Is it acceptable in Islam, please guide me.
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Is it permissible to legally change your first name?

I would like to know whether or not it is permissible in Islam for someone to change their first name (regardless of circumstance)? When I say change, I mean formally as opposed to informally. I do ...