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November 14, 2017

Lithuania takes first step in legalizing medical cannabis

VILNIUS – The Lithuanian parliament has almost unanimously voted to consider a legislative amendment that could legalize medical cannabis, and potentially open the door for the […]
September 29, 2017

Lithuanian parliament adopts higher penalties for corruption crimes

VILNIUS – The Lithuanian Parliament adopted amendments on Thursday to the Criminal Code which will bring about a significant increase of fines for corruption crimes. “Revolutionary […]
July 19, 2017

EU MP Antanas Guoga stopped from running for Lithuanian parliament

(VILNIUS) – Antanas Guoga is a European Union MP but his Australian citizenship stops him from running for the parliament of his birthplace, Lithuania. The successful businessman […]
June 8, 2017

Lithuania’s President makes state of nation address to parliament

(VILNIUS) – Lithuania’s ruling parties and the government must urgently implement bold reforms to prevent people’s growing frustration, President Dalia Grybauskaite said in her state of […]