Resolution regarding the independence of Judges, prosecutors, lawyers and the administration of justice in Poland – Den Haag, 03.06.17

3.06.2017

The General Assembly of the FBE, that represents the 250 members Bars and their 800.000 member lawyers, on the 3th June the G.A. expressed its grave concerns for the situation of Judges and Lawyers in Poland, recognizing that there has been an erosion of the independence of Judges, prosecutors, lawyers and the administration of justice because of the intervention of the government in the appointment and dismissal of Judges failure to respect the decisions of the Courts and interference in the prosecution service.