Last updated on: 11/10/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Sheik Ahmad Ash-Sharabasi Biography

Title:
Former Professor of Islamic Creed at Al-Ahzar University in Cairo, Egypt
Position:
Pro to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

“[A] murderer deserves death penalty because he has trespassed against the whole society by killing one of its members.”

Fatwa reprinted on www.islamonline.net (accessed July 25, 2008)

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Former Professor of Islamic Creed, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
  • Author in the field of Islamic Shari`ah
Education:
  • None found
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does Islam Support the Death Penalty?