Criminal Code

Seimas to discuss president's bid to raise fines for crimes

Lithuania's parliament will consider the proposal to raise fines for offenses and link the sizes of the fines with the size of the damage, gains by offenders...

PM sees potential of improving ties with Poland

Lithuania's Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis , currently on a visit in Poland, says he sees a good possibility to improve the bilateral relations, which...

President proposes to increase fines for crimes

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė plans to table amendments to the Criminal Code to increase fines for all crimes and to tie fines for corruption...

Prosecutors probe possible violation EU sanctions on Russia by Lithuanian firms

Prosecutors have launched a probe into whether some Lithuanian companies violated the European Union's sanctions against Russia .

Motives behind recognising the Communist Party as a criminal organisation

The Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, on June 26 adopted a Resolution recognising the Lithuanian Communist Party (LCP), which functioned during the...