Country Profile: Iran

This Country Profile provides a basic overview of the legal history and institutional structures of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Jomhuri-ye Eslami-ye Iran), based on research produced by GlobaLex at NYU Law School and the Library of Congress. Under Iran's Constitution, Islamic law (sharīʿa or fiqh) is the principle source of legislation. Country Background Iran is located in the Middle East, bordering the … Continue reading Country Profile: Iran

Country Profile: United States of America

SHARIAsource provides basic overviews of the legal history and institutional structures of various countries. These profiles examine the legal status of Islamic law in the nation’s constitution. View the United States of America's profile. Excerpt This Country Profile provides a basic overview of the legal history and institutional structures of the United States of America. This … Continue reading Country Profile: United States of America

Country Profile: Albania

SHARIAsource provides basic overviews of the legal history and institutional structures of various countries. These profiles examine the legal status of Islamic law in the nation's constitution. View Albania's profile. Excerpt: This Country Profile provides a basic overview of the legal history and institutional structures of the Republic of Albania (Republika e Shqipërisë), which is … Continue reading Country Profile: Albania