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Lithuania ’Homosexual Propaganda’ Bill Fails to Progress

By Jason St. Amand | Mar 13
A bill that mirrors Russia’s highly controversial "homosexual propaganda" law failed to get the votes it needed on March 13.

Lithuanian Man Asks For ’Another Hitler’ to ’Exterminate Gays’

By Jason St. Amand | Feb 1
A furniture-maker from Lithuania took to Facebook and commented on an article about Lady Gaga criticizing the country’s government. The man begged for "another Hitler" to "exterminate gays."

Lithuanian Gay Pride is Off Again, On Again

By Kilian Melloy | May 7
Lithuania’s first Gay Pride has been cleared by an appeals court to go forward in a decision that reverses a lower court’s earlier ruling.

EU Strongly Condemns Lithuania’s New Anti-Gay Law

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 18
The Lithuanian parliament is set to consider a law that would criminalize Pride events, gay film festivals, the dissemination of gay-related health information.

Lithuanian Law Limits Gay Information for Children

By Liudus Dapkus | Jul 14
Lithuania’s Parliament approved a censorship bill to keep information about homosexuality away from children, angering gay rights activists.

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