The advocate general of the European Court of Justice (CJEU) has said that a judge can only be brought to justice by an independent court, in an opinion issued on the case of a Polish judge who has become a figurehead for the opposition in Poland to changes to the country’s judicial system.
Poland's ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party has submitted legislation to the Sejm, the lower house of parliament, concerning changes to the Polish Constitution that will lift some of the immunity enjoyed by parliamentarians and judges.
Poland's Medical Council has approved a third Covid-19 vaccine dose for patients with impaired immunity, the health minister announced on Friday.
Poland's prosecutor general has motioned the Sejm (lower house) speaker to strip the Supreme Audit Office head of immunity, PAP has been told by the National Prosecution.
The previously-estimated minimum coronavirus herd immunity level at just over 60 percent of the population is no longer valid with the new Delta mutation of the virus, a Polish deputy health minister has said.
The Polish health minister has estimated that about 60 percent of the Polish population has already acquired immunity against Covid-19.
Between 70 and 80 percent of Poles should be immune to the Covid disease by summer, the Polish health minister said on Friday.
Up to 8 million Poles may have immunity to the coronavirus, the Polish health minister has said.
The OBSER-CO research will identify those who have antibodies against the virus and help determine the number of unrecognised cases.
Prosecutors have requested the speaker of the lower of house of parliament to strip an MP of her parliamentary immunity over an incident related to abortion protest.