Can victim pardon the culprit by himself or herself?

Question 5: In the current Shawwaal 20, two students in the first grade in the preparatory school committed homosexuality with a third student, after bullying him and preventing him from seeking help. The case is pending for investigation. My question is: Is it permissible for the guardian of the victim to forgo the two perpetrators and give up the complaint, or is this one of Allaah’s Rights?

Answer: The guardian of the victim is not permitted to forgo, for executing the punishment is Allaah’s right, and the ruler is the one responsible for the execution… read more here.

Advertisements

One thought on “Can victim pardon the culprit by himself or herself?

Your Feedback!

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.