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General Supervisor: Shaykh Muhammad Saalih al-Munajjid
Sun 26 DhQ 1435 - 21 September 2014
Inheritance and distribution of the estate
151346 - If the mother inherits from her deceased daughter, then the mother dies, does what she inherited from her daughter go back to the children of that daughter?
148097 - He died and left behind a son and three daughters; the estate includes five apartments – how should they be shared out?
147913 - His grandfather left instructions that the females should be deprived of their inheritance; should they follow this with regard to their father’s legacy?
147202 - Her husband gave her some money and she bought a house; do her children from her second husband inherit any of it?
154141 - She died and left behind four sons, a daughter, a brother and grandchildren
145685 - The father and mother have died, and before the estate was divided, one of the sons died, and left behind a wife and daughters
143717 - He died and left behind three daughters and brothers
144776 - He died and left behind two wives, a mother and four children; how should the estate be divided?
20782 - Does the grandson inherit from his grandfather?
47142 - Giving women gifts as a compensation for taking their inheritance
20709 - Is it permissible for him to inherit property that was bought with a riba-based loan?
140278 - His grandfather left a bequest to his heirs who are poor; is it permissible for him to take from that bequest?
135520 - He died and left behind a wife, children, brothers and sisters
130936 - Should the layoff bonus be distributed to all the heirs?
126413 - She died and left behind a husband, children and parents who are not Muslim
130287 - He died and left behind a wife, a mother, sons and daughters, and brothers and sisters. How should the estate be divided?
128786 - His wife whom he had revocably divorced died during her ‘iddah – does he inherit from her?
127818 - She died and left behind a brother and two sisters
130481 - It is permissible for the relative to ask for the inheritance even if that is done through the courts
12221 - Is it permissible for the heirs to agree on males and females taking equal shares?
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