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.

The Polish Cabinet's statement on the situation in the judiciary, submitted by the Minister of Justice.

The rule of law means independent courts. It also means the independence of the judges that are subjected only to the Polish Constitution and the law. To undermine the status of the judges and the validity of the judgements questions the constitutional foundations of the State. It leads to legal chaos in Poland. It evokes anxiety in Polish citizens as to the validity of Polish courts’ judgements. Therefore, the Polish Cabinet expresses its concern regarding the actions of judges who -- throu...

COMMON POSITION on the Judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union delivered on 19 November 2019 in Joined Cases A.K. (C-585/18), CP (C-624/18) and DO (C-625/18)

COMMON POSITION on the Judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union delivered on 19 November 2019 in Joined Cases A.K. (C-585/18), CP (C-624/18) and DO (C-625/18) AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL POLSKA THE WIKTOR OSIATYŃSKI ARCHIVE (ARCHIWUM OSIATYŃSKIEGO) THE CIVIC DEVELOPMENT FORUM (FORUM OBYWATELSKIEGO ROZWOJU) THE FORUM FOR COOPERATION BETWEEN JUDGES (FORUM WSPÓŁPRACY SĘDZIÓW) THE STEFAN BATORY FOUNDATION (FUNDACJA IM. STEFANA BATOREGO) THE HELSINKI FOUNDATION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS (...

Raport of the Current situation in Poland

The Regional Court in Kraków suspends the delegation of prosecutor Mariusz Krasoń from the Regional Prosecutor's Office in Kraków to the District Prosecutor's Office in Wrocław. Prosecutor Mariusz Krasoń is one of the signatories to the unanimously adopted resolution of the Assembly of Prosecutors in the Regional Prosecutor's Office in Krakow in which he protested against the superiors 'violation of prosecutors' independence by manipulating investigations. The resolution had no precedent: ...

ECBA Statement on the judicial independence in Poland

The ECBA has received recently alarming information concerning the current situation of judges in Poland. According to this information, there are multiple ongoing disciplinary proceedings and other repressive measures against judges.  In this Statement the ECBA expresses grave concerns regarding the repression and obstructions facing judges in Poland. http://www.ecba.org/extdocserv/20191030_ECBAStatement_Poland.pdf...