Tag: Julia Przyłębska
Captured Constitutional Tribunal rules on the Supreme Court: Implementation of CJEU judgment inconsistent with EU law
“Once again, the Constitutional Tribunal has attempted to frustrate the implementation of the CJEU judgment of 19 November 2019.”, stated the case directly judge Piotr Pszczółkowski who issued a dissenting opinion.
How Democracy Dies (in Poland): A Case Study of Anti-Constitutional Populist Backsliding
A dramatic change occurred in Polish constitutional politics in 2015: a combined presidential and
parliamentary victory of the populist Law and Justice party [PiS] began a series of deep political and
legal changes which turned the constitutional order on its head in many respects.
In this paper, I provide a detailed account of how comprehensive and momentous the legal changes
are, in particular going so far as to dismantle institutional checks on the government (including
paralysis the Constitution al Tribunal, and then conversion of it into an active supporter of the government) and
to erode a number of individual and political rights, such as the right to assembly and privacy.
European law and affairs experts from Poland call PM Morawiecki to change Poland’s position on the EU budget veto
Tribunal’s ruling on abortion to be ‘corrected’. PiS politicians to the judges: give us some leeway
Former Polish diplomats call on the Law and Justice government to come to its senses and stop blocking EU budget
Why Hungary and Poland Block the EU Budget Deal
Judge Tuleya asks EU court in his last ruling