News of the Judicial System

The courts have presented their operational results: the court reform accelerated case hearing in courts


In 2018, Lithuanian courts received almost 225 thousand new cases and heard 830 cases per day.

Authorisation to record the announcement of a court ruling: things to know


We are hereby providing answers to the seven most frequently asked questions.

Happy Holidays!


Wishing you a happy Holiday season and a joyous New Year! 

Statement by the Executive Board of the ENCJ on the situation in Poland


The Executive Board of the ENCJ offers its wholehearted support for the judges in Poland in these difficult times.

We invite you to read about socially responsible court



Courts Presented 2017 Activity Results


Our aim is to provide people with better access to justice.

Judicial ethics are a prerequisite for the highest standards in the execution of justice


Judge Mindaugas Simonis joins Judge José Igreja Matos in anticipating the Global Judicial Integrity Network's contributions to promoting...

5 changes since 2018: what court visitors need to know


January 1, 2018 marks the start of judicial reform in Lithuania.

The official video of the Lithuanian courts


On December 15, 2017 the official video of the Lithuanian courts was presented at the Supreme Court of Lithuania.

Nerijus Bilevičius was sentenced to life imprisonment


Judge Laisvydas Zederštremas of the Criminal Case Division of the Regional Court of Šiauliai issued a ruling today in the case of Nerijus...