Media Freedom Panel encourages targeted sanctions to protect journalists

A report published by the High Level Panel of Legal Experts on Media Freedom recommends targeted sanctions regimes to protect those engaged in journalistic activity. The panel was convened at the request of the UK and Canadian governments. See International Bar Association summary. The recommendations include: States and multilateral institutions should introduce human rights sanctions regimes; States should make it …

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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