JIRA due date field and Agile sprint start date and end date

For example, I have an issue A which has a due date on 6-June-2014.

Then, I put that issue into a sprint which has a start date 8-June-2014.

In the case above, what the user is doing is not making sense as the issue is expected to be completed on 6-June-2014, but sprint (work) only start on 8-June-2014.

Are there any ways that JIRA Agile can:

1. Block the user from adding issue A to the sprint

2. Lets the users know about this conflict between the fix by date and the sprint start date

Thank you!

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You cannot do it without doing some customizations. The easy thing to do will be do add a warning message on the "View Issue Screen", using a view only custom field, when the dates are conflicted. You will have to create a calculated custom field for that.

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