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Ireland extradites Polish man despite rule of law concerns

An Irish court has ordered a Polish citizen's surrender to face trial in his native country - despite finding "generalised and systemic" violations to the independence of Poland's judiciary. On Monday, the Irish court concluded that "systemic and generalised deficiencies in the independence of the judiciary in Poland of themselves" did not risk the right to a fair trial in this case.

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