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Oxford: Female Canadian Author Leads Friday Prayers
Ahmed Kutty of the Fiqh Council of North America explains the debates over whether or not a Muslim female must veil in the presence of a non-Muslim female:
Fatwa on Shaking Hands with the Opposite Sex
Fatwa on the permissibility of eating lobster
On marrying a perspective spouse who did not wear the hijab (see glossary) and now does:
Fatwa on the Permissibility of Playing the Lottery for Charity Purposes
Ayatollah Hosseini-Nassab on the Permissibility of Appointing Women as the source of emulation (murjia, see glossary):
Fatwa on the Purity of Non-Muslims
Sheikh Nadvi rules on dowry payments
Sheikh Muhammad Iqbal Nadvi of Canada responds to the question: "Is it permissible for women to travel at night by car locally, either on their own or as a group?"
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