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Unlawful usurps the property by false oath.

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Unlawful usurps the property by false oath

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Allah Says in the Holy Quran Chapter 4 Surah Nisaa verses 29-30:

29 O ye who believe! Eat not up your property among yourselves in vanities: but let there be amongst you traffic and trade by mutual good-will: nor destroy yourselves: for verily Allah hath been to you Most Merciful.

30 If any do that in rancor and injustice soon shall We cast them into the Fire: and easy it is for Allah!


Sahih Al-Bukhari Hadith 9.97 Narrated by Um Salama

The Prophet (saws) said, "I am only a human being, and you people have disputes. Maybe some one amongst you can present his case in a more eloquent and convincing manner than the other, and I give my judgment in his favor according to what I hear. Beware! If ever I give (by error) somebody something of his brother's right then he should not take it as I have only given him a piece of Fire.”


If one takes a false oath in the Name of the Blessed Lord intentionally only so that they may unjustly usurp the lawful rights of another, Allah is our witness, such a person will have an extremely severe accounting in the Presence of the Lord Most Majestic Most Supreme on that Tumultuous and Inevitable Day of Judgment.


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