Human rights concerns about UK Sanctions Bill

The UK Parliament Joint Committee on Human Rights (the JCHR, which scrutinises draft legislation on human rights points) has published its report (link here) on the Sanctions Bill. Generally the Committee’s view is that “The UK’s withdrawal from the EU should not result in lower safeguards and unjustified restrictions on rights to due process and remedies; indeed it offers an...

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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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