Exceptionally annoying bug.
Fortunately I've found about Win-L from
this thread, so maybe if it works for me,
at least I won't have to reboot after every
attempt of locking the screen...

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Title:
  Locking the screen once leaves screen contents visible but not
  interactive. Locking the screen a second time works.

Status in gnome-shell package in Ubuntu:
  Confirmed
Status in gnome-shell-extension-dashtodock package in Ubuntu:
  Confirmed
Status in gnome-shell source package in Bionic:
  Confirmed
Status in gnome-shell-extension-dashtodock source package in Bionic:
  Confirmed
Status in gnome-shell source package in Cosmic:
  Confirmed
Status in gnome-shell-extension-dashtodock source package in Cosmic:
  Confirmed
Status in gnome-shell source package in Disco:
  Confirmed
Status in gnome-shell-extension-dashtodock source package in Disco:
  Confirmed

Bug description:
  1) Ubuntu 18.10 (new install)
  2) gdm3 3.30.1-1ubuntu5

  Preconditions
  The session's user has auto-login enabled (i.e. the system starts and the 
user is not prompted for a password but directly presented with the desktop)

  3) What should happen:
  Unlocked desktop is showing. Lock screen is invoked (via WIN+L or via top 
right corner menu) and the lock screen is engaged (that is, lock screen clock 
shade drops down and screen fades to dark). Pressing ENTER brings back the lock 
screen and the password is prompted.

  4) What happens:
  First Win + L lets the system in a half locked state in which the contents of 
the desktop are seen although no interaction is possible. A second Win + L 
correctly invokes the lock screen.

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