Committee on Legal Affairs

Lithuanian parliament wants to take away president's right to appoint prosecutor general

Members of the Committee on Legal Affairs of the Lithuanian parliament (Seimas) have suggested to change the procedure of appointing prosecutor general....

Lithuanian parliament committee to probe use of intelligence data

The Lithuanian Seimas ' Committee on Legal Affairs will carry out a probe into the use of criminal intelligence information.

Foreign minister: All Lithuanian citizens should be allowed original spelling of names in passports

The decision on the spelling of personal names in ID documents should be made by politicians, and they should not hide behind decisions made by the State...

Two bills regarding impeached president fail to reach Lithuanian parliament's agenda

Two bills opening the way for impeached and removed Lithuanian president Rolandas Paksas to run for parliament were to be presented for parliamentary...

Lithuanian parliament committee decides same-sex partnership is in tune with constitution

The Lithuanian Seimas' Committee on Legal Affairs decided on Wednesday that the legalization of same-sex partnership would not contradict the Lithuanian...