Simple presentation on the rule of law. We’re always on the lookout for clear presentations on the fundamentals. Here’s one from ABA ROLI on the rule of law. It’s simple and clear and useful. Critically, it makes clear that the rule of law is not the same as ‘law and order”, a mistake routinely made by development professionals. If you have a good presentation on a fundamental, please send it in. Watch
Bratislava March 2019: The European Parliament condemns the “continuous efforts of a growing number of EU member state governments to weaken the rule of law, the separation of powers and the independence of the judiciary”.
The European Commission has taken additional steps on the road to taking Poland to the Court of Justice of the EU. The Commission maintains that Poland seeks political control of the judiciary.