Poland’s Constitutional Tribunal has ruled that several articles of the EU Treaties do not comply with the Polish Constitution, calling into question the primacy of European Union law over national legislation.
The Constitutional Tribunal on Wednesday adjourned until September 30 a case on whether the Polish constitution takes precedence over EU law.
The Polish justice minister and the Constitutional Tribunal president have scorned the latest verdict of the EU's Court of Justice that Poland's reformed judicial council lacks effective control over its decisions.
The president of Poland's Constitutional Tribunal has defended its controversial abortion ruling, which has resulted in weeks of street protests, arguing that it was based on law, not politics.
The head of Poland’s Constitutional Tribunal has defended the institution by attacking the use of language she feels derides the credibility of the tribunal.
A European Parliament resolution on Poland's abortion rights is an unprecedented attempt to interfere with the country's internal legal issues that are not covered by EU treaties, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal president, Julia Przylebska, has said.
Poland's new abortion law still allows for terminations if the pregnancy is life threatening or resulted from rape, Julia Przylebska, the head of the Constitutional Tribunal, told PAP on Tuesday.
There have been no sustainable objections to the Polish justice system, Constitutional Tribunal head Julia Przylebska told the German Die Welt daily in a Wednesday interview. Przylebska said recent justice reforms in Poland were necessary to speed up proceedings.
The women plan to create a chapter which will choose people or institutions which have remarkable achievements in fighting economic disproportions.
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