Constitutional Court


Catholics angered by Constitutional Court ruling on dismissal from conscription
2017 m. liepos 4 d. 16:16
Clergymen of the Roman Catholic Church of Lithuania have expressed indignation of the Tuesday's ruling by the Constitutional Court , which said that the clergy of...
Clergy ungroundedly dismissed from military service - Constitutional Court
2017 m. liepos 4 d. 16:09
Clergymen of Lithuania's traditional religious communities are dismissed from military and alternative defense service without grounds, the Constitutional Court...
Seimas panel okays 'W' in passports for foreign spouses, but not for Poles
2017 m. birželio 30 d. 14:37
There is growing support in the corridors of power for an initiative to allow the original...
Individual constitutional complaint amendment fails to pass 1st hurdle in Seimas
2017 m. birželio 29 d. 13:16
A constitutional amendment to allow an individual access to the Lithuanian Constitutional...
Top prosecutor to ask Seimas to strip MP Pūkas of immunity
2017 m. birželio 29 d. 10:39
Lithuanian Prosecutor General Evaldas Pašilis on Thursday will ask the Seimas to strip MP...
Seimas turns to Constitutional Court over dual citizenship
2017 m. birželio 27 d. 12:10
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday asked the Constitutional Court to look at whether it is necessary to amend the Constitution to allow dual citizenship for...
European Parliament lifts Lithuanian MEP Paksas' immunity
2017 m. birželio 14 d. 14:30
The European Parliament on Wednesday lifted the legal immunity of Lithuanian MEP Rolandas Paksas .
12 Lithuanian MPs failed to apply for access to classified info
2017 m. birželio 8 d. 16:44
Thirteen Lithuanian parliamentarians have not applied for permits to work with classified...
Seimas launches impeachment proceedings against MP Bastys
2017 m. birželio 6 d. 12:56
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday launched impeachment proceedings against Mindaugas...
Seimas approves conclusion that MP Bastys breached oath
2017 m. birželio 6 d. 12:48
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday approved a conclusion by a special commission that...
MPs to turn to Constitutional Court over broader dual citizenship
2017 m. gegužės 31 d. 10:05
Lithuanian parliamentarians intend to turn to the Constitutional Court for yet another interpretation of the possibility to expand the institute of dual citizenship .
Lithuania's Constitutional Court opens MP Pukas impeachment case
2017 m. gegužės 19 d. 14:28
Lithuania's Constitutional Court on Friday approved for consideration the case of MP...
President vows support to non-Lithuanian names in passports with green light from watchdog
2017 m. gegužės 9 d. 16:27
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says she will support the proposals to allow...
Seimas panel in favor of impeachment of MP Pūkas
2017 m. balandžio 28 d. 15:15
he Lithuanian parliament's ad hoc commission has proposed initiating impeachment proceedings...
What do emigrants think about dual citizenship?
2017 m. balandžio 26 d. 11:27
MP Karbauskis: Farmers will unanimously vote to strip MP Bastys of mandate
2017 m. balandžio 26 d. 10:52
The Lithuanian Farmers and Greens Union , the largest party in the country's parliament, will unanimously vote to strip MP Mindaugas Bastys of the Social Democrats...
Seimas panel to decide on impeachment proceedings for MP Pūkas
2017 m. balandžio 26 d. 10:09
The Lithuanian parliament's commission plans to decide on Wednesday on proposing impeachment...
ForMin wants fewer requirements for referendum on dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 24 d. 10:59
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius has proposed considering fewer...
Court decides to turn to Constitutional Court over chief vet's dismissal
2017 m. balandžio 20 d. 12:15
The Vilnius Regional Administrative Court decided on Thursday to ask for the Constitutional...
Benefits of Lithuanian citizenship from the South African Litvak perspective  (1)
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 17:20
“ South Africa is more Litvak than Lithuania itself,” Markas Zingeris , the Lithuanian...
President calls on MPs not 'to bulldoze over' Constitution on dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 16:26
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Wednesday called on members of the Seimas to respect the Constitution during debates on dual citizenship .
Seimas speaker expects Constitutional Court to revise opinion on citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 12 d. 11:28
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis has expressed hope for the Constitutional Court to revise its doctrine and to allow broader dual...
Seimas speaker sees law amendments as only way to broaden dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 11 d. 13:39
Viktoras Pranckietis , the speaker of the Seimas, sees amendments to the Law on Citizenship...
PM, president differ on initiative to broaden dual citizenship by law
2017 m. balandžio 11 d. 11:26
Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis sees a proposed bill to broaden dual citizenship as the...
President to decide on non-Lithuanian letters in IDs after language watchdog's conclusion
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 15:25
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says her decision on spelling of first and last...