Letter to General Rapporteur Biedroń on Amnesty International’s concerns on LGBTI rights

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Robert Biedrou0144, General Rapporteur on the Rights of LGBT People

Cc: PACE Equality and Non-Discrimination Committee Secretariat Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights LGBT Issues Unit

26/02/2014 – Five Lithuanian legislative proposals with serious human rights implications have come to our attention. These proposals include legislation banning gender reassignment surgery, legislation prohibiting same-sex adoption, and legislation relating to public events which could be used to justify discrimination against LGBTI people.