EU court annuls designation of LTTE on terrorist blacklist

The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) were added to the European Union’s list of terrorist organisations in 2006. The LTTE brought an application to annul its designation in 2011, and all of its subsequent re-listings. The General Court of the EU has just found in its favour, in Joined Cases T-208/11 and T-508/11 LTTE v Council (judgment of the Extended Composition of the...

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Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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