Originally Posted by wanzulfikri
Well, I guess it is because of the perception that sorcery is not allowed in Islam.That's why.
It's hypocritical though, since killing someone for practising herbal medicine is tantamount to black magic in itself! They are doing exactly what they are punishing these people for doing...but they don't see it that way!
It's completely irrational to equate herbal medicine with sorcery.