US sanctions 6 for human rights abuses in Iran

The US has designated 2 Iranian judges, 3 prisons and a branch of the Revolutionary Court of Shiraz on the basis that they are “responsible for gross violations of human rights”. All will be subject to asset freezing measures, pursuant to Section 106 of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act of 2017 (CAATSA). Judge Seyyed Mahmoud Sadati at Branch …

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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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