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Statement by the European Association of Judges

European Association of Judges has been informed that member of the Board of Polish Association of JudgesEuropean Association of Judges has been informed that member of the Board of Polish Association of Judges“Iustitia”- member of EAJ judge Joanna-Hetnarowicz-Sikora from the District Court in Słupsk on 29 November2021 took a decision to exclude a judge from a case upon a motion from a party to the case. The decisionwas based on the fact that the person was nominated to the judicial position by the politicized neoNCJ andthat might impair the trust of the parties of the case to such court.

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