20 months sentence for violating US Iran export controls

A US District Court in Ohio, Columbus, has sentenced Behrooz Behroozian, a US citizen born in Iran, to 20 months in prison for exporting goods to Iran for over 10 years in violation of the International Emergency Economic powers Act (IEEPA). The goods were industrial equipment parts used for pipelines in the refinement industry, such as manifolds, valves and connectors, …

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Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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