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Thousands rally Warsaw against controversial judicial bill


Thousands of citizens and hundreds of judges and prosectors from all over Europe rally in Warsaw against a controversial law which could punish judges who question the government's controversial court reforms, a legislative move that critics argue undermines judicial independence. The lower house of parliament adopted the legislation proposed by the governing right-wing Law and Justice (PiS) party last month. IMAGES

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