Poland’s ruling party calls for new constitution


Law and Justice (PiS) leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski unveils a plaque commemorating his twin brother, former Polish President Lech Kaczynski as part of ceremonies marking the 6th anniversary of the Polish Presidential plane crash, at the Mazovieckie Province Office in Warsaw, Poland, 10 April 2016.

Poland’s ruling party calls for new constitution

Poland’s ruling Law & Justice party is gearing up to mark the 20th anniversary of the country’s modern constitution next year by starting to work on replacing the charter.

As reported by Bloomberg, the party’s co-founder Jaroslaw Kaczynski dug in over the party’s conflict with the Constitutional Tribunal, saying it won’t accept a court that’s putting itself “above the law”.

“We might not find enough support to change the constitution during this term, but it’s time to start the work,” ...

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