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New demonstration at the Cracow Regional Court

New demonstration at the Cracow Regional Court

On 12 January a fresh demonstration called by members of the judiciary took place in Cracow, heartland of Poland, in front of the Court of Appeal. The judges highlighted the unfounded and unlawful hearings of 14 judges, who had been queried by the special internal department of the National Prosecutor’s Office. Over 70 magistrates demonstrated to say “no more intimidation…

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Judge Mazur: “In Poland the subjugation of the judiciary to the executive is a harsh reality”

Judge Mazur: “In Poland the subjugation of the judiciary to the executive is a harsh reality”

On 6 September, Senator Roberto Rampi and Matteo Angioli met judge Dariusz Mazur from the district of Krawkow. What follows is the interview to judge Mazur by Matteo Angioli, broadcasted by Radio Radicale. Matteo Angioli: Dariusz Mazur is a judge from the district of Krakow, in Poland, actively engaged against the governmental reform of the judiciary that has occurred in…

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A letter from the Prosecutor National of Poland to subordinate prosecutors

A letter from the Prosecutor National of Poland to subordinate prosecutors

Warsaw, December 16, 2019 Republic of Poland The First Deputy Prosecutor General National Prosecutor Regional Prosecutors Chiefs of The Branch Departments of Organized Crime and Corruption National Prosecutor’s Office Dear Sir or Madam, Regarding the statement of Małgorzata Gersdorf, the First President of the Supreme Court of 19 December 2019 referring to the judgment of the Supreme Court Chamber of…

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Chanting “Clean blood” at Polish Independence Day

Chanting “Clean blood” at Polish Independence Day

Saturday 11 November banners that read “Europe Will Be White” and “Clean Blood” were shown by a large number of marchers who celebrated Polish Independence Day in Warsaw demanding a Poland free from Jews and Muslims. Irene Guidarelli of the Global Committee for the Rule of Law asked a comment to the former President of the Polish Constitutional Tribunal professor Andrzej Rzepliński…

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Protect supporters of the Rule of Law in Poland

Protect supporters of the Rule of Law in Poland

We stand in solidarity with Andrzej Rzeplinski, President of the Constitutional Tribunal of Poland, who in an interview for Le Monde of 26 October 2016 voiced its deep concern about the attack on the rule of law on the part of the Government led by the majority party in Parliament, Law and Justice (PiS), headed by Jaroslaw Kaczynski. Judge Rzeplinski, whose term…

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