UK treasury lifts financial sanctions against Moazzam Begg

HM Treasury in the United Kingdom has lifted financial sanctions on the former Guantánamo inmate Moazzam Begg, two weeks after Mr Begg was released from Belmarsh prison after the case against him was discontinued. Moazzem Begg was arrested in February 2014 on suspicion of committing terrorism offences linked to Syria and became subject to an asset freezing order under the...

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About Maya Lester QC

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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