EU Orders Poland to Stop Forcing Retirement of High Court Justices

Seal of the European Court of Justice

(From UPI)

The European Court of Justice ruled Friday that Poland must halt the implementation of a new law forcing members of the Supreme Court to retire at 65. . . .

Critics accuse Warsaw of enacting the new law in order to bring in new justices loyal to the government. The government, though, says the new age requirement makes the courts more efficient.

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