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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 […]
February 14, 2017

Lithuanian parliament bans all violence against children, including corporal punishments

Lithuania's parliament on Tuesday adopted amendments to the Framework Law on Children's Rights Protection on the fast track.