Faraz Rabbani answers the question: Is it permissible to wear fur?

Religious Authority: 
Faraz Fareed Rabbani
Fatwa Question or Essay Title: 
Is it permissible to wear fur?
Websites and Institutions: 
Sunni Path, (New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S.)

It is in itself permissible to wear fur, though fur of endangered animals, or of animals slaughtered in cruel ways is best avoided--as cruelty to animals is a serious sin.