US senators call on Twitter to suspend Iranian officials’ accounts

4 US senators have sent a letter to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey calling on the company to comply with Executive Order 13876, which prohibits US persons from providing services to the Supreme Leader of Iran or those who act or purport to act on his behalf. The letter refers to Twitter as a communications service provider, and requests the company …

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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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