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 submits a draft law providing for the return of judges delegated to the Ministry of Justice to the courts, withdrawal of the right to appoint court presidents by the Minister of Justice and changes in the law of the National Council of Judiciary

08/28/2019 At a press conference convened today (August 28, 2019), the National Board of the Polish Judges Association Iustitia called on all judges delegated to the Ministry of Justice to return to the courts immediately and to end work for politicians. The draft also provides that the Minister will have no longer the right to appoint court presidents introduce a democratic method of electing the members of the National Council of the Judiciary by all judges. Judges from Iustitia also postulat...

Resolution of the Polish Judges Association "Iustitia" National Board on August 21, 2019, - publication of The Onet.pl portal

Resolution of the Polish Judges Association "Iustitia" National Board on August 21, 2019,  In reaction to the publications of the Onet.pl portal regarding the former Deputy Minister of Justice Łukasz Piebiak and his associate, Judge Jakub Iwaniec coordination of the organized hate action against judges, the Polish Judges Association "Iustitia" on behalf of Polish judges is demanding the prosecutor's office, other law enforcement authorities and the legislative and ...

Troll farm at the Ministry of Justice, or "we do not lock up for doing good"

onet.pl investigation. Troll farm at the Ministry of Justice, or "we do not lock up for doing good" https://wiadomosci.onet.pl/tylko-w-onecie/sledztwo-onetu-farma-trolli-w-ministerstwie-sprawiedliwosci-czyli-za-czynienie-dobra/j6hwp7f  Magdalena Gałczyńska today 18:04 Deputy Minister of Justice and the right hand of minister Zbigniew Ziobro stays behind an organized hate towards judges who are opposed to changes in the justice system implemented by PiS (Law and Justice...

Statement on the latest developments concerning Polish neo-NCJ

When the final decision has been given by the Supreme Administrative Court of Poland on the 28th of June, 2019 lists of supporters of the neo-National Council of Judiciary of Poland (neo-NCJ) should have been disclosed immediately by the Polish Speaker of the Parliament Office. Since the Supreme Administrative Court of Poland has pointed out that the access to public information is guaranteed in article 61 of Polish Constitution and its restriction can only take place “due to the prot...

ENCJ BOARD CALLS ON THE POLISH PARLIAMENT TO PUBLISH SUPPORT LISTS OF KRS MEMBERS

In a letter dated 8 August the ENCJ Board called upon the Polish Parliament, the Sejm, to make the support lists of the judicial members of the KRS publis as has been ordered by the Supreme Administrative Court of Poland in a recent judgement. The Executive Board of the ENCJ is of the opinion that it is of essential importance that the lists will be published as soon as possible. See the letter and the position paper of the Executive Board of last year.  This...