Tag: Venice Commission
Venice Commission opinion on the “muzzle law”
“The amendments of December 2019 diminish judicial independence and put Polish judges into the impossible situation of having to face disciplinary proceedings for decisions required by the ECHR, the law of the European Union, and other international instruments.”
Incredible official position of the Ministry of Justice regarding the opinion of the Venice Commission
We publish the translation of the opinion published on the Ministry of Justice website for consideration of Rule of Law in Poland readers. This is of course not endorsement.
The rule of law in Poland Actions by EU institutions and unaddressed recommendations of the European Commission
Provisions subordinating the judiciary to the executive (including disciplinary proceedings against judges), which are completely incompatible with European standards, are still in place.
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