The Hadith series is based on Bill Warner’s book The Political Traditions of Mohammed – The Hadith for Unbelievers. It is a compilation of all the Hadith (Traditions) related to non-Muslims. The Political Traditions of Mohammed contains both sets of Islamic ethics – one for the Muslim and one for the unbelievers.
Chapter 1 Ethics
Treatment Of Fellow Muslims (3)
In business, a Muslim should never cheat a Muslim.
B9,86,109 Mohammed said, “A neighbor has a greater expectation of help from his neighbor2 than anyone else.” Some said, “If a man wants to buy a house there is no harm done if he uses trickery to prevent another from buying it.” Abu Abdullah said, “So that man says that some people are allowed to play tricks on other Muslims though Mohammed said, ‘When doing business with other Muslims do not sell them sick animals or defective or stolen goods.’ ”