Question 404: Would you kindly advise regarding the following statements made in an interview of “Mir’at Al-Ummah” Magazine with Dr. Shumlan Al-`Isa, a professor of political science in Kuwait University: “The Islaamic system did not leave but corruption in the Islaamic state.” When he was asked, “What is your opinion about the application of Islaamic Sharee`ah (law) in Kuwait?” He answered, “I am against the application of Islaamic Sharee`ah in Kuwait.” Please, comment on these statements? May Allaah reward you with the best!
Answer: Anyone who says that the Islaamic system did not leave but corruption in the Islaamic State and that he is against the application of Sharee`ah or similar statements that criticize the Islaamic Sharee`ah or some of its rulingsis an apostate. He must be given a grace period to repent. If he does not repent within that period, he will be subject to capital punishment. The Prophet (peace be upon him) stated, When anyone (among Muslims) discards his religion, kill him. He (peace be upon him) also stated... read more here.