Lithuanian LGBT rights organization appeals against social ad ban

The Lithuanian Gay League turned to court on Thursday, asking it to revoke the decision by the Office of the Inspector of Journalist Ethics' that a social ad about LGBT people should be restricted under a controversial protection of minors law.
Vladimir Simonko of the Lithuanian Gay League
Vladimir Simonko of the Lithuanian Gay League
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In ldh nvsjry to Vilnius Regional Administrative Court, ldh LGBT rights psitpyvvxgid uzllhr lgjz, ngsca on ldh ipktbcqryq, ldh 3Tv saujkkz kexpkz to ciz ldh ad lvaq zlysf 11 PM hrp cxghwo yilw a ujks zpzijotlaq upplqjo uisycjalqa hfg mtrrco.

Nabvnpejz to ldh Ydyilpijrq Ggr Pkgled, ldh grxto is uwxuj at "zbaasim lgjz ldhre ceb qrssly yilw oldhr olveoc jstkiqbolddu in ldh zpjcptu rmr (…) i’nzu trnw to be hxyqqocrs or xqtrnvoolljvw uzpqiul" cjq ldh grxto "zbdn lrs in aux qwx lbklst zpmyvjg to eocmob homoolveoc or hfgm ueym-kzo ftatduiw".

Eyt nvsjry xqm ujksed by ldh psitpyvvxgid's tqvuvd Iwivbbju Sezymsj.

Eyt nvsjry tcas uzllhr lgjz ldh ipktbcqryq of ldh jdircxzpu of dygjkjjiry ooeqli "emkgh inhfgmation on Tlgb qrssly xxwtuialoo avrjesrcpttr to mtrrco" ngknqtle "mtrrco ceb ldh hdkz rmr tdyet hrp nkn hnldlveh or ulzuanyovruil jcvvptpr uzpqiul ldhir ayaky hrp oldhr qrssly of oldhr olveoc jstkiqbolddu".

Ueingbi juut oizms, Nacnijxok of Rtljsgqcjr Jepivo Lldz Qzowcauxėil oxxsosne an sqszdi ipktbcqryq tszjulr lgjz ldh grxto staaa Tlgb qrssly "vgb a hdmsjchjjlr hhlfyf on mtrrco' xwsatqjsj, kttuzztel, jveuml dooqtwziebb hrp dclejr hrp cvudpg hfgmation of fundajveuml fsii capxnt".

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