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Digital copies of the Qur'an, according to the majority opinion, are not considered to be manuscripts (mus-haf) of the Qur'an, and therefore the ruling of touching (opening) or getting rid of them (deleting) does not apply. In either case though, it is hard to see how deleting a file would count as desecrating it. There are obviously situations in which Qur'...


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Muslims are required to abide by the law of the land in whatever country they may be living. If you are living in a country where copyright is protected by law and you do not respect the law then you are performing a haram act.


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Please be aware of the definition of destroying (as in a physical product) and deletion of a softcopy (as in a computer file). The end result is the "removal" from existence. There are stated methods of destroying physical product. With the soft copies, the removal is quick but as Mr. Ansari pointed out previously, the intention, in this case, plays a ...


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I am a Muslim by the grace of Almighty one. I think that pictures are not forbidden in Islam to be sketched or taken by devices because first is, I have never read it in Koran, the comprehensive guide. And if it is just stated in hadith then it should be justified under the light of Koran or if it can't be so then we can use philosophy to derive its rightest....


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Hadd punishments can't be prescribed for piracy because this kind of theft is not like normal theft. There is no witness for this. The only evidence is the computer records. The Islamic goverments will enforce tazir punishments for such issues. But the person may avert the punishment by paying blood money to the affected person or company.


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