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The Sharia of Muhammad in the KORAN
Conduct 22 - Murder (qatl)
Sura al-Baqara 2:178 (Hanf+Malik+Shaf+Hanb) - Qisas (Punishment)
Sura al-Baqara 2:178 (Hanb) - Qatl (Murder)
2:178 O true believers, the law of retaliation is ordained you for the slain: The free [shall die] for the free, and the servant for the servant, and a woman for a woman: But he whom his brother shall forgive, may be prosecuted, [and obliged to make satisfaction] according to what is just, and a fine shall be set on him with humanity. This is indulgence from your Lord, and mercy. And he who shall transgress after this, [by killing the murderer], shall suffer a grievous punishment.
Sura al-Baqara 2:194 (Hanf+Malik+Shaf+Hanb) - Jihad (Holy War)
Sura al-Baqara 2:194 (Hanf+Malik+Shaf+Hanb) - Qisas (Punishment)
Sura al-Baqara 2:194 (Hanb) - Qatl (Murder)
2:194 A sacred month for a sacred month, and the holy limits [of Mecca, if they attack you therein, do ye also attack them therein in] retaliation; and whoever transgresseth against you [by so doing], do ye transgress against him in like manner as he hath transgressed against you, and fear God, and know that God is with those who fear [him].
Sura al-Nisa' 4:29 (Hanf+Malik+Shaf+Hanb) - Tijara (Trade)
Sura al-Nisa' 4:29 (Malik+Hanb) - Qatl (Murder)
4:29 O true believers, consume not your wealth among your selves in vanity; unless there be merchandizing among you by mutual consent: neither slay your selves; for God is merciful towards you:
Sura al-Nisa' 4:32 (Shaf) - Qatl (Murder)
4:32 Covet not that which God hath bestowed on some of you preferably to others. Unto the men [shall be given] a portion, of what they shall have gained, and unto the women [shall be given] a portion, of what they shall have gained: Therefore ask God of his bounty; for God is omniscient.
Sura al-Nisa' 4:33 (Hanf+Malik+Shaf) - Mirath (Inheritance)
Sura al-Nisa' 4:33 (Hanf+Malik+Shaf+Hanb) - Ayman (Oaths)
Sura al-Nisa' 4:33 - Qatl (Murder)
4:33 We have appointed unto every one kindred, to [inherit part] of what their parents and relations shall leave [at their deaths]. And unto those with whom your right hands have made an alliance, give their part [of the inheritance]; for God is witness of all [things].
Sura al-Nisa' 4:92 (Hanb) - Tijara (Trade)
Sura al-Nisa' 4:92 (Hanf+Malik+Shaf+Hanb) - Qatl (Murder)
4:92 It is not [lawful] for a believer to kill a believer, unless [it happen] by mistake; and whoso killeth a believer by mistake, [the penalty shall be] the freeing of a believer from slavery, and a fine to be paid to the family of [the deceased], unless they remit [it] as alms: And if [the slain person] be of a people at enmity with you, and be a true believer, [the penalty shall be] the freeing of a believer; but if he be of a people in confederacy with you, a fine to be paid to his family, and the freeing of a believer. And he who findeth not [wherewith to do this], shall fast two months consecutively, [as] a penance [injoined] from God; and God is knowing and wise.
Sura al-Nisa' 4:93 (Hanf+Malik+Hanb) - Qatl (Murder)
4:93 But whoso killeth a believer designedly, his reward shall be hell; he shall remain therein [for ever]; and God shall be angry with him; and shall curse him, and shall prepare for him a great punishment.
Sura al-Ma'ida 5:32 (Hanf+Malik) - Qatl (Murder)
5:32 Wherefore we commanded the children of Israel, that he who slayeth a soul, without [adding thereto the murder of another] soul, or [without] committing wickedness in the earth, [shall be] as if he had slain all mankind: But he who saveth [a soul] alive, [shall be] as if he had saved the lives of all mankind. Our apostles formerly came unto them, with evident [miracles]; then were many of them, after this, transgressors on the earth.
Sura al-An'am 6:151 (Hanf+Malik+Hanb) - Qatl (Murder)
Sura al-An'am 6:151 (Hanf+Malik) - Zina (Adultery)
6:151 Say, come; I will rehearse that which your Lord hath forbidden you; [that is to say], that ye be not guilty of idolatry, and [that ye shew] kindness to [your] parents, and that ye murder not your children [for fear] lest ye be reduced to poverty: We will provide for you and them; and draw not near unto hainous crimes, neither openly nor in secret; and slay not the soul which God hath forbidden [you to slay], unless for a just cause. This hath he injoined you that ye may understand.
Sura al-Isra' 17:31 (Hanb) - Yatama (Orphans)
Sura al-Isra' 17:31 (Hanb) - Qatl (Murder)
17:31 Kill not your children for fear of being brought to want; we will provide for them and for you: Verily the killing them is a great sin.
Sura al-Isra' 17:33 (Hanf+Shaf) - Qisas (Punishment)
Sura al-Isra' 17:33 (Hanf+Shaf+Hanb) - Qatl (Murder)
17:33 Neither slay the soul which God hath forbidden [you to slay], unless for a just cause; and whosoever shall be slain unjustly, we have given his heir power [to demand satisfaction]; but let him not exceed the bounds [of moderation] in putting to death [the murderer in too cruel a manner, or by revenging his friend's blood on any other than the person who killed him]; since he is assisted [by this law].
Sura al-Isra' 17:35 - Tijara (Trade)
Sura al-Isra' 17:35 (Malik) - Qisas (Punishment)
Sura al-Isra' 17:35 (Malik) - Qatl (Murder)
17:35 And give full measure, when you measure [ought]; and weigh with a just balance. This will be better, and more easy for determining [every man's due].