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Lithuania's top court adjourns hearing of gay rights case hearing

Lithuania's Constitutional Court of Thursday adjourned the hearing of a case on the rights of gay people married abroad.

Lithuania to issue residence permits to foreigners in same-sex marriages with Lithuanians

Following the ruling of the European Court of Human Rights , Lithuania is changing its rules and will issue residence permits to foreigners who entered into...

Lithuania faces public condemnation by Council of Europe over Paksas case

The Council of Europe may adopt a resolution in December, stating that Lithuania fails to meet its international obligation by not implementing the...

Attempt to allow Lithuania's impeached president to run in elections fails

A fresh attempt to lift a lifetime ban on Lithuania's impeached former president Rolandas Paksas to run in elections, as ordered by the European Court of...

Seimas to vote on constitutional amendment allowing Paksas to run in elections

The Seimas will on Thursday take its first vote on a constitutional amendment that would open the way for Lithuania's impeached former president Rolandas...