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March 21, 2018

Lithuania launches impeachment against member of parliament

VILNIUS – Lithuania’s parliament is launching an impeachment procedure against a lawmaker who was found to have financially benefited from a business he protected as a […]
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 […]