Muslims and capital Punishment

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  • Created on: 20-05-11 18:05

'You shall not kill any man whom God has forbidden you to kill, except for a just cause'-Qur'an

Islam based on peace and justice, for some crimes they think the death penalty is a just punishment. To let someone off would be an injustice for the victim and family and damaging to society. Although society must punish criminals for their behaviour, Allah is the ultimate judge and will punish in the afterlife. Death Penalty is regarded as a correct form of retribution for certain crimes. Also it is a deterrent and punishment…


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