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Lukiškės prison relocation plan almost finished, Lithuanian justmin says

Specialists are finishing the plan on the relocation of Lukiškės Remand Prison from central Vilnius, Lithuanian Justice Minister Elvinas Jankevičius says.

Lithuania bars third-country consultants from elections

The Lithuanian parliament passed on Thursday a bill banning third-country consultants from advising Lithuanian political parties and candidates during...

Seimas makes first step in bringing hope to life prisoners

The Seimas of Lithuania on Tuesday made the first step towards bringing the hope of release to those sentenced to life imprisonment.

Lithuania, 7 other EU countries agree to step up communism's crimes investigation

Government officials from eight EU member states, including Lithuanian Justice Minister Elvinas Jankevičius , have met in Tallinn to discuss closer...

Justmin mulls renouncing halfway house demand for convicts

Lithuanian Justice Minister Elvinas Jankevičius is doubting the effectiveness of halfway houses and calls for considering other measures for inmates with...