KURKIME EUROPĄ VAIKAMS IR SU VAIKAIS
previous fall-out with people protesting against little D. Kedytė’s – the victim of sexual assault - urgent transfer to the custody of her biological mother L. Stankūnaitė, who remains under protection of the state in status of a ‘special witness’. Mrs E.Žiobienė’s slip of the tongue was her famous statement made soon after her appointment to the Ombudsperson’s position that when it comes down to any child’s well-being “the worst mother is preferred against the best foster parent” which anger members of public to this day. To make matters worse she lost her temper because of the continuous protests and a petition signed by hundreds of Drasius Kedys’ supporters for her dismissal as unfit for the position, and publicly assaulted supporters by calling them “a purple crowd” while handing in her resignation. However, she was later persuaded to stay in the position and secured it by the parliamentary vote.