Are the contracts, transactions and court verdicts before the establishment of the Khilafah considered valid?
The contracts and transactions that were concluded, together with the courts' verdicts that were confirmed and executed before the establishment of the Khilafah are considered valid between their parties till the end of their execution before the Khilafah. Judiciary in the Khilafah would not repeal them and nor start them again. No new lawsuits would be accepted regarding them after the establishment of the Khilafah. Two cases would be excluded of that: 1. If the case that was confirmed and its execution was finished still have a continuous effect that contradicts Islam. 2. If the case relates to somebody that hurt Islam and Muslims. The evidence for not repealing the contracts, transactions and lawsuits that were confirmed and whose implementation finished before the establishment of the Khilafah, and nor raising them again in other than the above mentioned two cases is that the Messenger صلى الله عليه وسلم did not return back after the conquest of Makkah to his house fro