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Zina bil Jabr (Zina by force). A form of unlawful sexual intercourse where one of the parties is forced against their will.

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Raped for more than 4 years as a child by her uncle, molested by her father as a teen; what're the Islamic punishments for both men? [closed]

A girl got raped almost every night for more than 4 years by her uncle (Father's brother who at the time was married and had children who were adults themselves). As she was a child below the age of ...
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What are the Islamic rulings on Rape?

I am a muslim girl, al hamdulilah convinced but always trying to love more my religion by knowing more, it can honestly get a little bit because I live in spain but i really try my best. So, when it ...
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Is it permissible for a husband to force himself on his wife in bed (marital rape)? [duplicate]

In Islam, it is the husband's right to have sex with his wife whenever he desires, as long as she is not menstruating, she is in good health and neither of them are fasting. According to Islam, is it ...
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Classification of rape - zina or hirabah?

Sometimes I hear it claimed that rape is a cut-and-dry case of hirabah. Wikipedia lists a few scholars who had this opinion. All other scholars I'm aware of classify rape as zina bil jabr, literally "...
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What is “taharrush gamea” and is it part of Islam?

I stumbled upon another anti-Islam site, billionbibles.org. They have an article on Taharrush Gamea which they define as the coordinated sexual attack of a girl or a woman in public by a mass of ...
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If women consents to illegal sex and changes her mind during the act, is it rape?

I have been trying to understand why people in the West who are Muslim say that it's rape no matter if penetration has occurred or not. If she says stop in the middle and he doesn't they say it's ...
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Are women in hijab assumed not to be “asking for it” in sexual assault cases?

In cases of sexual assault against women, the victim might be asked questions like what was she wearing? leading to the implication that she was somehow "asking for it" (i.e. provoking her attacker) ...
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Under what circumstances is a rape proved?

I'm well aware that in the Islamic history there is a need of 4 witnesses for a rape to be proved. Has that happened before? How? I mean has there ever been a woman who claimed X has raped me and ...
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Definition of rape - is marital rape a criminal offense in sharia

Marital rape consists of raping your spouse, i.e. having intercourse with your spouse despite a lack of consent. In modern law, marital rape is on par with extramarital rape in terms of legal ...
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Does Islam allowed the rape of female slaves? [duplicate]

I recently argued with a fellow peer on why Islam is a religion of peace. However, he brought up the fact that Muslims are allowed to rape female slaves, and how the Prophet (peace be upon him) ...
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Sharia law: If a women can't prove rape will she get punished for that?

I was reading this post. I have a few question about it's contents, A woman can imprisoned for admitting to pre-marital sex, because proving that a rape happened is next to impossible in Dubai, ...
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What is the solution to being raped? [closed]

I'm married and have 3 kids. My husband's behaviour was very bad with me always. Because of his lack of attention and irritating nature, I started talking with my colleague. I was talking to him ...