Posts tagged as Lithuanian MP

Seimas moves to impeach Lithuanian MP over links with Russian displomats

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Lithuanian parliamentarians have collected 44 signatures to initiate impeachment proceedings against MP Irina Rozova over her undisclosed ties with Russian diplomats. “There is sufficient reason to conclude that Rozova was probably not open and honest [and] deliberately tried to conceal her ties with representatives of Russia’s diplomatic corps […] from the State Security Department’s officials,” MP Laurynas Kasčiūnas, one of the initiators, told BNS. The motion was signed by Ramūnas…

Lithuanian MP’s sexual harassment case reaches Supreme Court

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The Lithuanian Supreme Court has started hearing a case in which former MP Kęstutis Pūkas is charged with sexual harassment. Lower-instance courts found Pūkas guilty of sexually harassing a woman who worked as his assistant when he was an MP, but acquitted him on charges of harassment against three other young women who sought the job of secretary-assistant. According to the Supreme Court, the latter three women are asking to…