Poles protest as government’s judicial reforms kick in

Polish Supreme Court Chief Malgorzata Gersdorf speaks at the Polish Parliament in Warsaw, Poland July 3, 2018. Agencja Gazeta/Slawomir Kaminski via REUTERS

WARSAW (Reuters) – Thousands of Poles took to the streets of Warsaw and other Polish cities on Tuesday to protest against the government’s makeover of the judiciary that takes effect at midnight despite strong objections by the European Union. Around 4,000 people — according to the Warsaw town hall — gathered outside the Supreme Court […]

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