European Court of Human Rights

Lithuanian president calls to review use of service weapon regulations after suspect killing

In the wake of a border guard operation that led to death of an 18-year-old suspect, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė has suggested revising the...

Lithuanian parliament speaker 'not ready' for same-sex partnerships

The Lithuanian society is not ready for same-sex partnerships , Speaker of the Lithuanian Seimas Loreta Graužinienė believes.

Strasbourg court ruling on same-sex unions relevant for Lithuania, lawyer says

The new practice of the European Court of Human Rights on regulation of same-sex relationships is significant for Lithuania, says a lawyer of the...

Human Rights Watch criticizes Lithuanian justice minister's stance on same-sex partnership

The Lithuanian justice minister’s blanket rejection of a gender neutral bill to allow civil partnerships contravenes European standards, Human Rights...

Lithuanian justice minister: Same-sex couples are more propaganda than reality (3)

Lithuania's Ministry of Justice has drafted a bill that, if passed, would introduce the institution of partnership into the country's Civil Code ....