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Minister of Social Affairs wants corporal punishment banned by law

The Lithuanian Social Security and Labour Ministry will seek that a ban on corporal punishment be included into a framework law on children's rights...

Violence against children viewed wrong in Lithuania - ombudsperson

Lithuania's Ombudsperson for Children's Rights Edita Žiobienė says that violence against children is viewed more leniently than violence against adults.

Politicians focus on child's rights after violence against 4 years old

The death of a 4-year-old boy in Kėdainiai, central Lithuania, after severe beating at home has caused Lithuanian politicians and public to again shift...

SocMin pledges revamp of child's rights scheme after child beating

Lithuania's Social Security and Labour Minister Linas Kukuraitis maintains that the repeating cases of violence against children prove that the existing...

What prevents opposition to R. Karbauskis in Seimas?

The sort of cooperation found between the Liberal Movement (LS) and Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats (TS-LKD) during the 2008-2012 term...