Magnitsky Act

December 7, 2018

‘We now need to take the next bold step’ – Time for an EU-wide Magnitsky Act

European politicians write to The Irish Times calling for law to combat human rights abusers around the world Sir, – Sometimes a name means everything. In […]
January 16, 2018

Lithuania bans Chechnya leader Kadyrov, 48 other Russians under Magnitsky Law

VILNIUS – Lithuania has issued its first blacklist of 49 Russians banned for allegedly violating human rights or engaging in corruption and money laundering under its […]
January 13, 2018

Lithuania bans entry to 49 Russians under ‘Magnitsky Act’

VILNIUS – Lithuanian Interior Minister Eimutis Misiunas on Friday banned 49 Russian nationals accused of human rights violations and money laundering from entering the country. The […]
November 28, 2017

Lithuania’s president signs the Magnitsky Act

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s President Dalia Grybauskaite has signed the Magnitsky Act, which prohibits the entry of foreigners involved in large-scale corruption, money laundering or human rights […]