31 iulie 2020

Dutch court: Polish judiciary no longer independent


Polish courts are no longer independent from its government and parliament, a Dutch court said Friday.Ruling over an extradition case, the court asked the Court of Justice of the EU whether this means that the extradition of Polish suspects under the European Arrest Warrant must be halted."Since 2017, the independence of Polish courts and thus the right to a fair trial have come under increasing pressure," the Amsterdam court said in a statement , adding "all these developments taken together [...]