We are an independent, apolitical and self-governing association of Polish judges.
Our main mission is to defend freedom and civil rights, which are the democratic foundations of Poland - a member of the the European Union.
We have been operating for more than 25 years, also as part of different international organisations of judges. We associate over 3,500 judges, most of them in Poland.

Position of the National Board of the Polish Judges` Association Iustitia on the actions of Przemysław Radzik and Piotr Schab in the Court of Appeal in Warsaw

Warsaw, 6 August 2022. POSITION ON THE ACTIONS OF PRZEMYSŁAW RADZIK AND PIOTR SCHAB IN THE COURT OF APPEAL IN WARSAW In letters dated August 5 2022, Vice President of the Court of Appeal in Warsaw Przemysław Radzik, acting in the place of Piotr Schab, informed the judges of the Second Criminal Department of the Court of Appeal in Warsaw: Ewa Gregajtys and Ewa Leszczyńska - Furtak, about their transfer, against their will, to the Third Department of Labour and Social Insurance. The decision...

Reply of European Union Justice Commissioner Didier Reynders to the list of judges' associations to the European Commission

DIDIER REYNDERS Rue de la Loi, 200 B-1049 Brussels MEMBER OF THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION  Phone: +32-2 295 09 00  JUSTICE This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloak90d9c760ee119738eb63367c848c1cc7').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; var addy90d9c760ee119738eb63367c848c1cc7 = 'Did&a...

Polish Judges Association draft of the amendment of the Act on the National Council of the Judiciary, the Act on the Supreme Court and on certain other Acts

Polish Judges' Association draft of the amendment of the Act on the National Council of the Judiciary, the Act on the Supreme Court and on certain other Acts. which (as the only one) has fully implemented the judgements of the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Court of Human Rights. draft ACT dated   on the amendment of the Act on the National Council of the Judiciary, the Act on the Supreme Court and on certain other Acts[1]) Article 1. The following amendments ar...

E-mail scandal: ‘Some journalist should ask me about it’. How the government’s narrative about ‘anarchy’ in the judiciary was created

https://ruleoflaw.pl/e-mail-scandal-some-journalist-should-ask-me-about-it-how-the-governments-narrative-about-anarchy-in-the-judiciary-was-created/ 'I would very much like them to be shorter and very succinct, using words such as: we cannot allow legal chaos, conjugating this through all cases, and using the thesaurus, namely anarchy, disorder, inertia, mess,’ Morawiecki wrote. The text was published by Onet.pl in Polish.  Further messages exchanged between people from the Prime Ministe...

Joint Statement in support of the Polish Judges Letter

https://www.iaj-uim.org/iuw/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/EAJ_Platfom_Statement_30.05.2022.pdf Europe, May 30th 2022 The undersigned European associations of judges and prosecutors, having taken notice of the attached letter sent on 23rd of May 2022 by five associations of Polish judges: “IUSTITIA” Association of Judges, “Themis” Judges Association, Association of Family Judges in Poland, “Pro Familia” Family Judges Association and Polish Association of Administrative Court Judges (fu...