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General Supervisor: Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid
Sat 9 Jm1 1436 - 28 February 2015
Inheritance and distribution of the estate
187186 - It is not permissible for the guardian to dispose of wealth belonging to the one who is under his guardianship, except in a manner that will most likely be in the latter’s best interests
185972 - He died and left behind his sister and his brother’s children
196296 - Some of the heirs gave up their share of the estate to the children and wife of their brother; how should it be divided among them?
184222 - If a person dies and his heirs receive some money from his life-insurance, is it permissible for them to keep it?
175292 - Her mother bequeathed some gold to her youngest brother, but she kept it with her. What is the ruling on how it should be dealt with?
201975 - They did not carry out their father’s last wishes, and the ruling on doing Hajj before execution of the will
195240 - A woman died and left behind three daughters, grandchildren (daughter’s children), a full brother, a full sister, and sons of the full brother
195378 - She died before taking her share of her father’s estate, and left behind a husband and mother. What is the ruling?
219223 - He died and left behind a wife, a mother, two daughters and a brother
187154 - His grandfather divided his wealth between his male children and deprived the females; what should the heirs do?
183030 - Are her financial dues from her company to be shared among her heirs in the event of her death?
174421 - He bequeathed half of his land to his sisters; should his will be executed?
197580 - Their father has died, and they live in the West where the courts operating under man-made laws give the mother half of the marital home; what is the ruling?
203489 - Is the child obliged to obey the parents and give up his or her share of the inheritance?
204646 - Does the husband’s son inherit from the wife of his father?
200453 - She died and left behind two daughters, grandsons (son’s sons), and nephews and nieces; how should the estate be divided?
209900 - Their father died and left them a shop that is run by some of the heirs; how should the estate be divided among them?
200448 - The heirs do not have the right to take back from their sister’s children a gift that she received from them with their consent, then her children inherited it
195951 - Is it permissible to buy the house that was bequeathed to some of the heirs and not others without their consent?
185199 - If he dies and leaves behind a father, mother, Christian wife, and brothers and sisters both full- and half-siblings, who among them inherits from him?
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