Parliamentary committees criticise lack of debate on EU Russian sanctions

The United Kingdom’s House of Commons European Scrutiny Committee has criticised the lack of debate in Parliament on the EU’s sanctions on Russia. In a summary of its meeting published on 19 December 2014, the Committee stated: “This week we consider two new sets of EU restrictive measures in relation to Ukraine and Russia. Although we clear them from scrutiny,...

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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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