2 April 2005 17:47, by Andalus
The true adminstrator of Justice is Allah.
When Muslim countries are knee-deep with philosophies that are not-so-islamic ( ie. consider their economic systems ), the call for a "Moratorium" is much needed.
I’m glad you’ve provided the context and well known example of Caliph Umar, relaxing punishments, when the state could not provide help when a famine had broken out.
Much of the opposition stems from the realization that - If a Muslim country does declare a moratorium on Hudud - their inhabitants will finally see the dawn - that their rulers weren’t so Islamic after (...)