Corporal punishment

Delfi Plius

Child rights protection reform makes headway in parliament

A child right protection system reform package that, for the first time, sets six years as the minimum age for a child to be left alone is making headway in...

Delfi Plius

Nordic specialists to share experience in Vilnius on fighting violence against children

Specialists and scientists of the Nordic countries will attend a conference at the Lithuanian parliament on Friday share their experience on fighting...

Delfi Plius

Two-thirds of Lithuanians back corporal punishment ban

Almost 68 percent of the Lithuanian population are in favour of the corporal punishment of children being banned by law, a survey carried out by the...

Delfi Plius

Human rights defenders welcome ban on violence against children

The Council of Europe 's commissioner and a US-based organization Human Rights Watch on Tuesday welcomed the Lithuanian decision to ban corporal...

Delfi Plius

Corporal punishment ban to ban vindication of aggressors - prosecutor

Lithuanian prosecutors are astonished by court rulings to vindicate parents for violence against underage children, says Prosecutor General Evaldas Pašilis...

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