Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.189 - Additional Protocol to the Convention on Cybercrime, concerning the criminalisation of acts of a racist and xenophobic nature committed through computer systems

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 26/10/2020


Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 12 October 2006 – Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 6, paragraph 2, subparagraph a, and Article 12, paragraph 3, of the Additional Protocol to the Convention on Cybercrime, the Republic of Lithuania states that criminal liability for denial or gross minimisation arises if it has been committed “with the intent to incite hatred, discrimination or violence against any individual or group of individuals, based on race, colour, descent or national or ethnic origin, as well as religion if used as a pretext for any of these factors”.
Period covered: 01/02/2007 -
Articles concerned : 6, 12

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