UK de-proscribes ISYF

The UK has de-proscribed the International Sikh Youth Federation from the UK’s list of organisations proscribed under the Terrorism Act 2000 (see previous blog). The Home Secretary may proscribe organisations that are “concerned in terrorism”, and she has concluded that this test was not met in the case of the ISYF. There was a debate in the House of Commons...

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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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