US imposes VISA restrictions on Venezuelan government officials

On 2 February 2015, the US announced that it has imposed visa restrictions on “current and former Venezuelan government officials believed to be responsible for or complicit in human rights abuses” and people “considered to be responsible for acts of public corruption”. The visa restrictions have been imposed pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act. The restrictions will also apply...

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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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