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#rule of law

# rule-of-law - Last month October 2022

Ambassador to Italy: Rules-based order is 'front, heart and centre' for Irish diplomats
# Rule Of Law
# Rule Of Law

Ambassador to Italy: Rules-based order is 'front, heart and centre' for Irish diplomats

Oct 15th 2022, 8:30 AM 25,193 Views 22 Comments

Niall O’Connor visited Rome recently and spoke to Ambassador O’Brien about the work of Irish diplomats in the city.

# rule-of-law - This year 2022

EU court approves linking of funds to member states’ respect for rule of law
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

EU court approves linking of funds to member states’ respect for rule of law

Feb 16th 2022, 9:49 AM 11,358 Views 20 Comments

The governments of Hungary and Poland had argued that such action lacked a proper legal basis.

# rule-of-law - Last year 2021

European Union takes Poland to court amid fears for bloc’s legal order
# Rule Of Law
# Rule Of Law

European Union takes Poland to court amid fears for bloc’s legal order

Dec 22nd 2021, 2:01 PM 19,047 Views 65 Comments

Poland’s constitutional court has ruled that Polish laws have supremacy over EU laws.

Ireland's former chief justice blasts UK plans to override British and European court judgments
# Rule Of Law
# Rule Of Law

Ireland's former chief justice blasts UK plans to override British and European court judgments

Nov 23rd 2021, 10:45 PM 25,427 Views 12 Comments

Frank Clarke said the UK Government’s proposals represented a ‘serious attack’ on the rule of law.

Polish Prime Minister accuses the EU of ‘blackmail’ during clash over rule of law
# Polexit
# Polexit

Polish Prime Minister accuses the EU of ‘blackmail’ during clash over rule of law

Oct 19th 2021, 12:12 PM 16,544 Views 29 Comments

Ursula von der Leyen warned that the European Commission “will act” to protect Polish citizens’ democratic institutions.

Polish court rules EU law 'incompatible' with its constitution
# Rule Of Law
# Rule Of Law

Polish court rules EU law 'incompatible' with its constitution

Oct 7th 2021, 10:34 PM 33,690 Views 46 Comments

This is the latest in the row between the EU and Poland over rule of law and democracy.

# rule-of-law - All time

Opponents boycott ceremony as Poland's president sworn in for second term
# Andrzej Duda
# Andrzej Duda

Opponents boycott ceremony as Poland's president sworn in for second term

Aug 6th 2020, 6:10 PM 19,409 Views 55 Comments

Opponents have accused Andrzej Duda of undermining the constitution and of running a homophobic campaign.

Legal chaos in Poland amid warning that country is no longer 'governed by rule of law'
# Eu Crisis
# Eu Crisis

Legal chaos in Poland amid warning that country is no longer 'governed by rule of law'

Jan 24th 2020, 10:24 AM 60,544 Views 79 Comments

The Polish government has pushed through legislation to make it easier to fire judges.

After criticism of Poland in Irish court, Europe goes on attack over country's 'serious violations'
# Rule Of Law
# Rule Of Law

After criticism of Poland in Irish court, Europe goes on attack over country's 'serious violations'

Mar 29th 2018, 3:21 PM 34,133 Views 0 Comments

The Council of Europe has said that new laws passed in Poland seriously violated anti-corruption standards.