Denying the Hadd (punishment) of stoning

Question 9: Someone denies the penalty of stoning to death and claims that the Prophet (peace be upon him) applied this Hadd before the revelation of Soorah al-Noor following the rulings of Tawraah (Torah), but after the revelation of this Soorah he did not.

Answer: It is authentically established, verbally and in deeds, that under the Islaamic Sharee`ah a person who commits Zinaa (sexual intercourse outside marriage), if he is Muhsan (someone in a state of fortification against illegal sexual intercourse outside marriage by virtue of valid current or previous marriage), men and women alike, he is to be stoned. In practice, the Messenger of Allaah (peace be upon him)… read more here.