Constitutional Court


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 Kestutis Pukas charged with sexual harassment .
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 against MP Kęstutis Pūkas charged with sexual harassment.
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...
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 as the only possible way of broadening dual citizenship and expects that...
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...
Dual citizenship amendments openly violate Constitutional doctrine - Grybauskaitė
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 14:27
The amendments on dual citizenship drafted by the opposition conservatives openly run...
Seimas again aims to broaden institute of dual citizenship  (1)
2017 m. balandžio 7 d. 09:13
Lithuania's parliament is drafting a new initiative to allow dual citizenship to the citizens of Lithuania who acquire citizenship of a country of the European Union...
Grinius. Is Lithuania a police state?
2017 m. balandžio 5 d. 10:53
Seimas may consider constitutional amendments amid pressure over Paksas
2017 m. kovo 24 d. 11:14
Amid growing pressure from European bodies on Lithuania to allow its impeached President...
Seimas speaker mentions impeachment for Bastys, PM sees no grounds
2017 m. kovo 10 d. 10:43
Lithuania's Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis has said that the parliament might...
Key tasks for Seimas' spring session
2017 m. kovo 10 d. 09:34
Lithuania's new parliament, which was sworn in last November, is commencing in its spring session on Friday. BNS Lithuania is providing an overview of the most...
Expats propose way of preserving Lithuanian citizenship acquired by birth
2017 m. kovo 8 d. 11:27
Lithuanian expat communities suggest solving the dilemma of dual citizenship by allowing persons to preserve their Lithuanian citizenship acquired by birth upon the...
Court orders passport with w for poet Mickevičius' descendant
2017 m. kovo 1 d. 08:26
Lithuania's Supreme Administrative Court on Tuesday instructed the migration authorities...