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.

Iustitia’s response to PL government’s whitepaper

“This response to the White Paper compendium presented by the Government of the Republic of Poland to the European Commission was prepared by the Polish Judges Association “Iustitia” in order to present a realistic picture of the reforms of the Polish justice system, which have been introduced in Poland over the period of more than two and a half years. The response is designed in the following manner: the argument contained in the document prepared by the Government of the Republic of Po...

Declaration of the First President of the Supreme Court in connection with the statement of the Head of the Cabinet of the President of the Republic of Poland, Krzysztof Szczerski of 10 June 2018

SUPREME COURT of the Republic of Poland Warsaw, 19 June 2018 First President of the Supreme Court  Prof. Małgorzata Gersdorf Declaration of the First President of the Supreme Court in connection with the statement of the Head of the Cabinet of the President of the Republic of Poland, Krzysztof Szczerski of 10 June 2018. The question about the truth and its essence is a fundamental issue that has always been considered in various contexts and meanings...

Supreme Court judges express willingness to remain in service after July 3rd

Supreme Court judges express willingness to remain in service after July 3rd 13 June 2018  On 12th June another two Supreme Court judges who reached the age of 65 have made statements to the First President of the Supreme Court that they are willing to remain in service after July 3rd. Judges of the Criminal Department, Przemysław Kalinowski and Józef Szewczyk – have based their statements on Article 180 of the Polish Constitution, that guarantees that judges ca...